Charlotte Reypens is a Senior Policy Researcher at Nesta, where she carries out research projects to inform startup and entrepreneurship policy across Europe. As part of the Startup Europe Partnership, she explores topics related to scaleups, entrepreneurial mindsets and corporate-startup collaborations.
Prior to Nesta, she was a postdoc at the Centre for Interdisciplinary Methodologies at the University of Warwick. During her postdoc, she used experimental methods to study entrepreneurial behavior and decision-making. Charlotte obtained her PhD from the University of Antwerp (Belgium). For her PhD research, she studied how collaborative innovation between multiple, diverse stakeholders can be supported in public-private partnerships.
Charlotte also was a visiting researcher at the University of Texas at Dallas and at Columbia University. Her work has been published in various outlets such as Organization Studies, Industrial Marketing Management and Advances in Strategic Management.