Assoc. Prof. Rotem Shneor
University of Agder
Rotem Shneor is an associate professor at the University of Agder (UiA) School of Business and Law in Norway and serves as the academic director of the university’s Center of Entrepreneurship, as well as being the head of the Center for Crowdfunding Research. He holds a PhD in International Management from UiA and a master’s degree in International Business from NHH Norwegian School of Economics. He has been leading the Nordic Crowdfunding Alliance of platforms and has co-founded and currently serves on the board of the Norwegian Crowdfunding Association. In addition, he is serving as an affiliate researcher at the Cambridge University Center for Alternative Finance and is a co-author to its reports. He is a frequent contributor to policy and strategic discussions with public, government and industry institutions addressing questions related to crowdfunding. His research includes issues related to crowdfunding success, behavior and motivations, internet marketing, and cognitive aspects of entrepreneurship. He has edited both a special issue and a book edited volume on advances in crowdfunding research.