Imperial College London

Venture Coach & Business Plan Manager, Entrepreneurship Hub

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Chemistry

Casual - Academic Professional
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 9138s.kiefer

 
 
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Location

 

Business School BuildingSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

Sabrina is a Venture Coach in the Entrepreneurship Hub at Imperial College Business School, where she helps MBA and MSc students, engineers, and industrial designers developing new ventures in the school's Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Design (IE&D) Programme and its MSc in Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Management. She also lectures to undergraduates from Imperial’s engineering and natural sciences faculties, and has coached young technology entrepreneurs in smartcamp programmes in Belgium (iMinds) and Lithuania (AdVenture).

She is co-author, with Prof. Bart Clarysse, of The Smart Entrepreneur (published 2011 by Elliot & Thompson, London), a book rated highly by entrepreneurship programmes at British and European universities and now in its third printing. She has been a contributor to TheNextWomen.com, Women2.0, Science¦Business, and Real Business, and has been a guest speaker/lecturer for NACUE, GYDO and Start-up New Year. She launched and ran the first four years of the Entrepreneurship Hub's thought leadership event series: 'Best Practice in Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Design'.

Previously, she has worked and written for the Associated Press, Business Week Magazine and the Financial Times. She holds a BA from Sarah Lawrence College in New York, and a Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Management from the ACCA.

Follow her on Twitter: @sabkiefer

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