Liinus Hietaniemi

  • Degree Programme: PhD in Strategy and Entrepreneurship

Liinus is a PhD student in strategy and entrepreneurship at London Business School. He holds a bachelor's degree from Harvard University and a master's degree from Imperial College London. Prior to joining the PhD programme at LBS, Liinus was a software entrepreneur and worked as a management consultant specializing in digital business.

Liinus' research lies at the intersection of strategic human capital and entrepreneurship. In his dissertation, he explores the dynamics and performance effects of startup hiring. In his free time, Liinus enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, advising startups and practicing Brazilian jiu jitsu.