Vinit Parida
Vinit Parida

Vinit Parida

Professor, Ämnesföreträdare
Luleå tekniska universitet
Industriell Ekonomi
Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle
A3211 Luleå


  • Bachelor in Commerce (2000), Delhi University. (Focus on business administration and management)  
  • Advance Diploma in Computer Applications (2000), Ministry of Communication & Information Technology. (Focus on management of information technology)  
  • Master of Business Administration with specialization in Electronic Commerce (2005), Luleå University of Technology. (Focus on business administration, marketing, management and e-commerce)
  • Technology Licentiate (2008) and PhD in Entrepreneurship (2010), Luleå University of Technology. (Focus on organizational capabilities for competitiveness in high-tech industry)

He has been in short research visit to Stanford University (2008; 2009), National University of Singapore (2009) and Indian Institute of Science (2011). He has worked as a visiting research/professor at School of Business and Economics at Linnaeus University and Department of Management at University of Vaasa.


  • Servitization and advanced service innovation
  • Business model innovation
  • Digitalization of industrial ecosystems  
  • Circular economy and sustainable product service-system
  • Organizational capabilities
  • Entrepreneurial orientation and innovation in SMEs and new ventures

The research work involves cooperation with large companies like Volvo Construction Equipment, Ericsson, Sandvik Coromant, Billerudkorsnäs, SCA, Volvo Cars, ABB, Metso, Komatsu Forest, Lindbäcks, Gestamp HardTech and Boliden. Supporting development of new ventures and SMEs from manufacturing and high-tech industry. Providing expert knowledge on research topics to large industry networks like Automation Region, IUC, ALMI and LTU Business.

The research results has been published in 200+ leading international peer-reviewed journals, conferences, book chapters and industry/popular publications. Such as Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Management Studies, Long Range Planning, Industrial Marketing Management, Journal of Business Research International Journal of Production Economics, Production and Operation Management, International Journal of Operations & Production Management, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Entrepreneurship and Regional Development, Journal of Small Business Management and Journal of Cleaner Production. He is active within different academic communities and has presented research results in well-known international conferences, such as Babson College Enterprise Research Conference, Research in Entrepreneurship and Small Business (RENT), The Annual ICSB World Conference, International Conference on Management of Technology (IAMOT), International Product Development Management Conference, and CRIP IPSS conference. In addition, he has several publications in practitioner-oriented publications, such as Ericsson Business Review, Management of Innovation and Technology,, and others.

Associate editor of Journal of Business Research (2018-). Editorial Review Board Member of Industrial Marketing Management, Journal of Small Business Management, and Journal of Business Research. He has been special issue guest editor for Journal of Business Research (2019), Sustainability- An Open Access Journal from MDPI (2018), and International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal (2018). He has also been working in several policy and consultancy oriented projects for Swedish IT Ministry, EU Commission, VINNOVA, Growth Analysis, and directly towards companies.

Teaching and Supervision

Involved in teaching courses and supervising theses at the bachelor, master and PhD level. His teaching interests include; strategic business development, technology and innovation management, international entrepreneurship, scientific methods and advanced project management. Has been active in executive education on topics like innovation and development processes. He is supervisor to several PhD students. 

Research Projects (selected list)

In news



A Relational View on Digital Servitization (2019)

Empirical Insights from Provider-Customer Relationships
Kamalaldin. A, Sundén. L, Sjödin. D, Parida. V
Ingår i: Proceedings of the Spring Servitization Conference, Delivering Services Growth in the Digital Era, 2019
Artikel i tidskrift

Addressing dual embeddedness (2019)

The roles of absorptive capacity and appropriabilitymechanisms in subsidiary performance
Cenamor. J, Parida. V, Oghazi. P, Pesämaa. O, Wincent. J
Industrial Marketing Management, Vol. 78, s. 239-249
Artikel i tidskrift

Circular Business Models for the Bio-Economy (2019)

A Review and New Directions for Future Research
Reim. W, Parida. V, Sjödin. D
Sustainability, Vol. 11, nr. 9
Artikel i tidskrift

Digital servitization business models in ecosystems (2019)

A theory of the firm
Kohtamäki. M, Parida. V, Oghazi. P, Gebauer. H, Baines. T
Journal of Business Research, Vol. 104, s. 380-392
Kapitel i bok, del av antologi

Digitalisering som möjliggörare av avancerade tjänsteaffärsmodeller i småföretag i Norrland (2019)

Parida. V, Sjödin. D
Ingår i: Entreprenörskapför en levande landsbygd

Ecosystem Business Models for Smart City Platforms (2019)

Sundén. L, Sjödin. D, Parida. V
Ingår i: Ecosystem Business Models for Smart City Platforms, 2019


Reim. W, Parida. V, Sjödin. D
Ingår i: Spring Servitization Conference, 2019
Artikel i tidskrift

How entrepreneurial SMEs compete through digital platforms (2019)

The roles of digital platform capability, network capability and ambidexterity
Cenamor. J, Parida. V, Wincent. J
Journal of Business Research, Vol. 100, s. 196-206

How Firms Co-CreateValue In Digital Servitization: A Process View On Digitalization Relationships (2019)

Sjödin. D, Parida. V
Paper presented at : 2019 Spring Servitization Conference, Linköping, Sweden
Artikel i tidskrift

Idea generation and open innovation in SMEs (2019)

When does market‐based collaboration pay off most?
Gama. F, Frishammar. J, Parida. V
Creativity and Innovation Management, Vol. 28, nr. 1, s. 113-123
Artikel i tidskrift

Industrial clusters, flagship enterprises and regional innovation (2019)

Anokhin. S, Wincent. J, Parida. V, Chistyakova. N, Oghazi. P
Entrepreneurship, Vol. 31, nr. 1-2, s. 104-118
Artikel i tidskrift

Marketing and supply chain coordination and intelligence quality (2019)

A product innovation performance perspective
Mostaghel. R, Oghazi. P, Patel. P, Parida. V, Hultman. M
Journal of Business Research, Vol. 101, s. 597-606
Artikel i tidskrift

Orchestrating industrial ecosystem in circular economy (2019)

A two-stage transformation model for large manufacturing companies
Parida. V, Burström. T, Visnjic. I, Wincent. J
Journal of Business Research, Vol. 101, s. 715-725
Artikel i tidskrift

Relational governance strategies for advanced service provision (2019)

Multiple paths to superior financial performance in servitization
Sjödin. D, Parida. V, Kohtamäki. M
Journal of Business Research, Vol. 101, s. 906-915