Ann-Kathrin Dieterle

Ann-Kathrin Dieterle

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Ann-Kathrin Dieterle

Research Fellow, Innovation Policy and Transfer Design Unit

Fraunhofer-Center for International Management and Knowledge Economy IMW
Martin-Luther-Ring 13
04109 Leipzig, Germany

Phone +49 341 231039-158

Fax +49 341 231039-9158

Areas of expertise

  • Organizational resilience
  • Cooperation dynamics between companies
  • Innovation management
  • Start-up ecosystems


Professional development

Ann-Kathrin Dieterle has been a Research Fellow in the Innovation Policy and Transfer Design Unit at Fraunhofer IMW since March 2024. Previously, she worked as a research assistant at the Leipzig University of Applied Sciences (HTWK Leipzig) in a research project on digital transformation in the Saxon economy and the university's own start-up consultancy "Startbahn 13".

Since 2020, she has been pursuing a doctorate at BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg and HTWK Leipzig with a focus on building organizational resilience in established companies, including innovation strategies. She studied economics and cultural and media education in Saxony-Anhalt, Saxony and Ireland.