Dr Catherine Magelssen studies multinational firm strategy and intra-firm relationships. In particular, she explores how firms develop, organize, and manage their intangible assets. Her current research focuses on how firms allocate control over their intangible assets to entities within the firm and the strategic implications for firm knowledge sharing, innovation, and growth.
Dr Magelssen is an Assistant Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at London Business School. She holds a PhD from Rutgers University and a BS from the Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley. Prior to joining academia, she worked as an economic consultant where she managed global transfer pricing projects, advised multinational firms on the structuring of intra-firm relationships, valued intangible assets, and helped firms integrate global operations post-acquisition.