Odhran McIntaggart

Odhran McIntaggart

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Research Focus

PhD Management candidate at Queen's Management School, Belfast. Research currently focusing on how born digital startups build dynamic capabilities to scale globally and how their investors impact this process.


Academic education:

  • BA (Hons) Mathematics & Music, Newcastle University, UK, 2014
  • MSc Marketing, Queen's University Belfast, UK, 2020
  • PhD Entrepreneurship, Visiting Scholar, IE University, Spain, 2024
  • PhD Management, Queen's University Belfast, UK, 2024

Research Interests

SMEs, startups, digital, scaling, high growth firms, international growth, investment, capabilities 

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure