Cyrine Tangour

Cyrine  Tangour

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Dr. Cyrine Tangour

Doctoral Candidate, Unit Business Models: Engineering and Innovation

Fraunhofer Center for International Management and Knowledge Economy IMW
Neumarkt 9-19
04109 Leipzig

Phone +49 341 231039-129

Fax +49 341 231039-9129

Areas of Expertise

  • Assistance in developing innovative business models
  • Focus on health care sector, especially pharmaceutical industry
  • Expertise in North African context, especially innovation system and education in Tunisia



Cyrine Tangour has been working as a research fellow in the Business Models: Engineering and Innovation Unit since March 2017. She is also a doctoral candidate at Leipzig University since October 2018 on the topic of “Business Model Patterns in the Pharmaceutical Industry and Future Business Models Trends”. Previously, she worked as a Regulatory Affairs Assistant at Hikma Pharmaceuticals in Tunisia, where she was in charge of monitoring and applying for pharmaceutical approvals. She graduated in 2017 with a master’s degree in innovation management from the University of Tunis El Manar and in 2016 with a doctoral degree in Pharmacy from the Faculty of Pharmacy of Monastir, Tunisia.


YearTitle/AuthorDocument Type
2020Digital Business Model Innovation in SMEs - Case Studies with DIH Support from Brandenburg (Germany)
Gebauer, Marc; Tangour, Cyrine; Zeitschel, Diana
Conference Paper
2019Digital Business Model Patterns of Big Pharmaceutical Companies - A Cluster Analysis
Tangour, Cyrine; Gebauer, Marc; Fischer, Luise; Winkler, Herwig
Conference Paper
2019Multi-sided Platforms in the Sharing Economy - a Case Study Analysis for the Development of a Generic Platform
Vienken, Claudia; Abdelkafi, Nizar; Tangour, Cyrine
Conference Paper
2019Opportunities and challenges of Higher Education institutions in Europe: An analysis from a business model perspective
Posselt, Thorsten; Abdelkafi, Nizar; Fischer, Luise; Tangour, Cyrine
Journal Article
2019So You Want to Be a Platform: Where to Start?
Markfort, Lino; Haugk, Sebastian; Tangour, Cyrine
Conference Paper
2016Social Acceptance of Alternative Mobility Systems in Tunis
Kilian-Yasin, Katharina; Wöhr, Melanie; Tangour, Cyrine; Fournier, Guy
Journal Article
This publication list has been generated from the publication database Fraunhofer-Publica.

Conference Contributions


  • Tangour, C. (2019). Towards consolidating theories on business model innovation. 14th Research Colloquium on Innovation & Value Creation. Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg. Halle (Saale), 29.11.2019.



  • Tangour, C. (2018). Using business model innovations to enable transitions of supply chain networks: Cases from the automotive and pharmaceutical industries. R&D Management Conference 2018 – R&Designing Innovation: Transformational Challenges for Organizations and Society. Politecnico di Milano (Polytechnic University of Milan). Milan, Italy, 2.7.2018.