Francesco Rosati

Francesco Rosati

Associate Professor

Centre for Technology Entrepreneurship

Technical University of Denmark


Building 371, room 220

2800 Kgs. Lyngby

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Keywords Business Model Innovation for Sustainability | Sustainable Development Goals | Corporate Sustainability Management | Sustainable Entrepreneurship



Francesco Rosati is Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation for the SDGs at the Centre for Technology Entrepreneurship, Technical University of Denmark (DTU).


He conducts research and education on the intersection of entrepreneurship, innovation and sustainable development to understand how entrepreneurship and innovation can contribute to provide solutions to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). His research has been published in journals such as Business Strategy and the Environment, Journal of Cleaner Production, Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management, Scientometrics, Accounting Forum, and Science and Public Policy.


Francesco teaches courses on strategy, entrepreneurship and sustainability management at Master and Executive level and serves as mentor for a number of Danish start-ups and organizations.



Research domains


  • Entrepreneurship for the SDGs
  • Business model innovation for the SDGs
  • Sustainability management



Impact through


  • Mentoring various Danish and international start-ups and entrepreneurial organizations
  • Supporting student and staff entrepreneurship
  • Teaching at Master and Executive level in entrepreneurship and sustainability
  • Publishing in impact journals

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