Vinit Parida
Vinit Parida

Vinit Parida

Professor tillika 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 ABB, Billerudkorsnäs, Boliden, Epiroc, Ericsson, Gestamp HardTech, IBM, Komatsu Forest, Lindbäcks, Metso, Sandvik Coromant, SCA, Scania, Volvo Cars, and Volvo Construction Equipment. 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 Norr, 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, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Journal of Product Innovation Management, California Management Review, 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 Ny Teknik, Dagen Industri, Veckans affärer, 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 Industrial Marketing Management (2020), 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


Artikel i tidskrift

An agile co-creation process for digital servitization (2020)

A micro-service innovation approach
Sjödin. D, Parida. V, Kohtamäki. M, Wincent. J
Journal of Business Research, Vol. 112, s. 478-491
Artikel i tidskrift

Bribery from a micro, demand-side perspective (2020)

Shepherd. D, Parida. V, Wincent. J
Small Business Economics
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Supply chain ambidexterity and manufacturing SME performance (2020)

The moderating roles of network capability and strategic information flow
Partanen. J, Kohtamäki. M, Patel. P, Parida. V
International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 221
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The evolution of the financial technology ecosystem (2020)

An introduction and agenda for future research on disruptive innovations in ecosystems
Palmié. M, Wincent. J, Parida. V, Caglar. U
Technological forecasting & social change, Vol. 151
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The relationship between digitalization and servitization (2020)

The role of servitization in capturing the financial potential of digitalization
Kohtamäki. M, Parida. V, Patel. P, Gebauer. H
Technological forecasting & social change, Vol. 151
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The Surprising Duality of Jugaad (2020)

Low Firm Growth and High Inclusive Growth
Shepherd. D, Parida. V, Wincent. J
Journal of Management Studies, Vol. 57, nr. 1, s. 87-128
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Time and time-based organizing of innovation (2020)

Influence of temporality on entrepreneurial firms’ performance
Sirén. C, Parida. V, Frishammar. J, Wincent. J
Journal of Business Research, Vol. 112, s. 23-32
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Transforming provider-customer relationships in digital servitization (2020)

A relational view on digitalization
Kamalaldin. A, Linde. L, Sjödin. D, Parida. V
Industrial Marketing Management, Vol. 89, s. 306-325
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Value Creation and Value Capture Alignment in Business Model Innovation (2020)

A Process View on Outcome‐Based Business Models
Sjödin. D, Parida. V, Jovanovic. M, Visnjic. I
The Journal of product innovation management, Vol. 37, nr. 2, s. 158-183

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

A Relational View on Industry 4.0 (2019)

Governing Relationships in Digital Servitization
Kamalaldin. A, Sundén. L, Sjödin. D, Parida. V
Ingår i: Book of Abstracts, 8th International Conference on Business Servitization, s. 50-57, OmniaScience, 2019
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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
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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
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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