Estrategia de Empresa

Profesora de Strategy
Supporting Faculty



Ph.D. in Management - IESE Business School (Barcelona, Spain) - Expected: 2013
Master of Research in Management - IESE Business School (Barcelona, Spain) - 2008 - 2010
Bachelor of Science in International Business- Northeastern University - 2002 - 2003
Bachelor of Science in European Management - Reims Management School - 1999 - 2002


Lecturer- University Pompeu Fabra - 2011-Present
Lecturer - ESCI, Escola Superior de Comerç Internacional - 2010 - 2011
Teaching Assistant - ESADE Business School - 2012
Teaching Assistant - IESE Business School - 2010


Business Model Innovation


Forgelec (Hollain, Belgium) - Finance and Administration Director
Johnson & Johnson - Senior Financial Analyst
The Gillette Company - Financial Intern
Coca Cola Enterprises SA - Auditing Intern


Doctoral fellowship, IESE Business School

Conference Organization

Assisted the chair of Academy of Management BPS Division to accept/reject division submissions, to select award nominees, and to schedule the BPS division program for the Orlando Meeting, 2013
Assisted with reviewing and organizing the Business Models track during the Strategic Management Society Special Conference in Geneva, 2013
Academy of Management Journal
Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal
Journal of Business Venturing
Academy of Management Annual Meetings (Boston, Orlando) Strategic Management Society Conferences (Miami, Prague, Atlanta)


The intersection of entrepreneurship, innovation, and strategy.
Business model innovation in new and established firms.
Microfoundations leading to innovation.

André, N., Banavali, S., Snihur, Y., and Pasquier, E. “Time for Metronomics in Developing Countries?” Forthcoming in the Lancet Oncology

Trabajo en progreso

Snihur, Y. and Zott, C. “Legitimacy without Imitation: How to Achieve Robust Business Model Innovation”
Dissertation chapter, presented at the Strategic Management Society Conference, Prague, 2012 Under review at the Strategic Management Journal

Snihur, Y. “Cognitive Microfoundations of a Dynamic Capability: What Leads to Business Model Innovation in New Firms?”
Dissertation chapter, under review at the Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal

Snihur, Y. “Business Model Innovation in Established Firms” Dissertation chapter

Snihur, Y., Reiche, S., Quintane, E., Casselman, M. “Why Do New Ideas Get Selected? A Theory of Idea Substantiation”
Working paper

Snihur, Y. “On the Road to Legitimacy: Business Models and Identity of Entrepreneurial Firms” Working paper
Presented at the Strategic Management Society Conference, Miami, 2011

Presentaciones Seleccionadas

Snihur, Y. “Business model innovation and imitation”, SMS Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, October 2012;

Snihur, Y. “Business model innovation and competitive advantage”, chair and organizer of the Professional Development Workshop for BPS division at the Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Boston, USA, August 2012;

Snihur, Y. “Genesis of organizational identity: so similar, yet so different”, SMS Conference, Miami, USA, November 2011;

Snihur, Y. “Organizational identity dynamics: definitions and consequences”, EGOS Conference, Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden, July 2011;

Snihur, Y. “Social capital and the theory of the firm”, EURAM Conference, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy, May 2010.