Lofti KAROUI

Lotfi KAROUI

Associate Professor in Strategy and Entrepreneurship - Director of Program Grande Ecole Em Normandie

Lofti KAROUI
Discipline department
Strategy & Entrepreneurship
Teaching area
Strategy
Governance
Entrepreneurship
Bio
Lotfi Karoui is Associate Professor at EM Normandie and Paris Campus Director. He teaches mainly Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship and manages the growing Paris Campus with more than 1200 students and over 55 team members. He was previously Associate Professor in Strategic Management and Associate Dean for Research at the Champagne School of Management (2007-2011), and assistant professor and lecturer at Université Paris Dauphine and other French business schools. Over the last 20 years, he has consulted in Strategy, Business Development and Innovation Management for private SMEs and Technological Start-up firms in France. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Management (1993) from HEC Carthage (Tunisia) as well as a MPhil (DEA) in Corporate Policy (1998) from the Université Paris Dauphine in France (1998) where he gained his PhD in 2009. His research interest covers Strategic Management, Entrepreneurship and Corporate Governance issues in private SMEs, and in particular on the Leveraging of Human and Social Capital in Entrepreneurial and Family Firms. His research work on boards of directors in Small and Medium-sized Enterprises was published in international journal’s such us International Small Business Journal, Management International, Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development.
Degrees
2009 PhD in Sciences Management, University Dauphine, Paris
Professional experience
  • Since 2012 : Professor in Strategy and Entrepreneurship - EM Normandie
  • 2007-2011 : Director of Research and Strategic Development, Groupe ESC Troyes
  • 2002-2007 : Teacher in Strategic Management Département Manager "Stratégy and Management" and research coordinator, Groupe ESC Troyes
Lofti KAROUI
Lotfi
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+33 (0)1 75 00 00 76
lkaroui@em-normandie.fr

Publications

Publications

Year of publication

Type

Khlif, W, Clarke, T, Karoui, L, Ka, K & Ingley, C 2019, 'Governing complexity to challenge neoliberalism? Embedded firms and the prospects of understanding new realities?, European Management Journal, vol. 37, no. 5, pp. 601-610. CNRS : 3 ; FNEGE : 3 ; HCERES : A; ABS 2

2019
Academic articles

Karoui, L & Fadil, N 2018, 'La participation du conseil d'administration au processus stratégique des PME : Les effets de la professionnalisation ', Management International, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 28-42, Autumn. CNRS: 3; FNEGE: 2; HCERES: A

2018
Academic articles

Ingley, C, Khlif, W & Karoui, L 2017, 'SME growth trajectories, transitions and board role portfolios: a critical review and integrative model', International Small Business Journal, vol. 35, no. 6, pp.729-750, September.; CNRS: 2; FNEGE: 2; HCERES: A; ABS 3

2017
Academic articles

Karoui, L, Khlif, W & Ingley, C 2017, 'SME Heterogeneity and board configurations: An empirical typology', Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development, vol. 24, no. 3, pp.545-561; CNRS: 4; FNEGE: 4; HCERES: C; ABS 2 

2017
Academic articles
Karoui, L, Khlif, W & Ingley, C 2017, 'Board configurations in French SMEs: a Board task performance analysis ', 4ème Colloque International en Economie, Finance, Comptabilité et Transparence, Hammamet, Tunisia, 7-9 mai
2017
Academic communications
Karoui, L, Khlif, W & Ingley, C 2017, 'Toward a Meta theory of the board of directors', International Governance workshop (CAAG 2017), Barcelona, Spain, June, 29-30
2017
Academic communications
Karoui, L, Khlif, W, Ingley, C & Belghith, I 2015, 'A portfolio concept of Board roles in SMEs: a case study approach', 3rd International Conference on Management, Leadership and Governance (ICMLG 2015), Auckland, New-Zealand, February 12-13
2015
Academic communications
Karoui, L, Khlif, W & Ingley, C 2015, 'Navigating critical transitions: SMEs, dynamic states and primary Board roles', 15th EURAM Annual Conference (EURAM 2015), Warsaw, Poland, June 17-20
2015
Academic communications
Karoui, L 2014, 'La professionnalisation des conseils d’administration dans les PME : un levier de renforcement de leur participation au processus stratégique', 23ème Conférence de l’AIMS, Rennes, France, 26-28 mai
2014
Academic communications
Ingley, C, Khlif, W & Karoui, L 2013, 'Navigating critical transition phases: SMEs, Firm life cycle and primary board roles', 13th EURAM Annual Conference, Istanbul, Turkey, June, 26-29
2013
Academic communications