Mohamed Farhoud
M.Sc. (Eng)

  • Doctoral Candidate, Entrepreneurship (Department of Management and Entrepreneurship)

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Mohamed is a Postgraduate Researcher in Entrepreneurship at Turku School of Economics, University of Turku. He is also a Lead Researcher at the University of Pretoria's Unit for Social Entrepreneurship. His Entrepreneurship research focuses, primarily, on social economy and development (e.g Social enterprise, the bottom of the pyramid, sustainable development). Mohamed is a co-founder and current coordinator of ANSES: African Network of Social Entrepreneurship Scholars. He is on the editorial team for Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies Collection for cases on social entrepreneurship in Africa (2019-2022).

Prior to joining the School of Economics, Mohamed had an extensive career in Engineering consultancy (Telecom). Mohamed holds a BSc and MSc (research) in Electrical and Electronics Engineering.

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Crises management.
  • Teaching cases.
  • Philosophy of Science.

  • YR222013 YR1 Entrepreneurial Opportunities.
  • PYYR0003 PYR22 Social Entrepreneurship.
  • YR220004 YRY Introduction to Entrepreneurial Business.
  • YR220010 YRGIM Introduction to Entrepreneurship.


Last updated on 2021-04-10 at 13:00