Professor Pinar Ozcan

Entrepreneurship Expert, University of Oxford


Pinar Ozcan is Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Saïd Business School, Oxford University. She specialises in entrepreneurship and strategy in technology markets. Her current research includes the open banking project, where she examines the industry disruption in banking through regulation and entry of fintechs, and the development of sharing economy.

Pinar completed her PhD at the Stanford Technology Ventures Program (STVP) at the Stanford University Management Science and Engineering Department, and also holds a Master of Science and dual Bachelor’s degrees from Stanford.At Stanford, Pinar directed the AEA Stanford Executive Institute, a summer executive program for the high tech industry for three consecutive years. Pinar has also acted as a Director for the Stanford
University Entrepreneurship Corner Initiative and helped create the Stanford Entrepreneurship Corner for entrepreneurship educators worldwide.