Prisca Valentino

International Entrepreneurship: Effectuation and Opportunities

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I am a DBA Candidate in International Management and entering my 3rd year in the collaborative international programe between the faculty of Management Science Silpakorn University (MSSU) in Bangkok, Thailand and Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (Institute of Management and Regional Economics) in Lucerne, Switzerland.

My research interest is in International Management and Entrepreneurship. My main focus at the moment lays on  entrepreneurial methods and actions in general and Effectuation (Sarasvathy, 2001, 2008) in specific as well as on the International Opportunity Concept (Mainela, 2014, 2018; Tabares; 2020). My applied business research at the moment is in developing  a recommended "Good Practice" SME internationalisation guideline for international business executives to start and scale businesses beyond borders for international success in an uncertain and unpredictable business environment. My dissertation is titled, "The intertwinement of causal and effectual logics in the SME international opportunity process".
I am holding an Executive MBA  from the University of Applied Sciences of Grisons in Switzerland (2017) and a Master of Advanced Studies from the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Nordwestern Switzerland (2011).


Prisca Valentino

DBA Candidate in International Management at the Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.