Awards & Honours

Best Accepted Paper, Social Issues in Management Division, Academy of Management, 2022

Bracknell Forest Council Grant (Principal Investigator), 2022

British Academy Grant (Co-Investigator), 2020

UKIERI Mobility Programme Grant (Co-Investigator), 2019

Senior Fellow, India Global Think Tank, USA, 2017-

EPSRC Impact Acceleration Award, 2016

Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy, UK, 2013

Kauffman Foundation Best Paper Award, Academy of Management Conference, USA, 2011

Kauffman Foundation Promising Paper Award, Kauffman Foundation USA, 2011

Otto-Hahn Medal, Max Planck Society, Germany, 2009 (Prize of 5000 Euros)

Visiting Fellowship, Harvard Business School, USA, 2009

Inaugural Best Dissertation Award, Danish Research Unit for Industrial Dynamics, Denmark, 2008

Visiting Fellowship, Kellogg School of Management, USA, 2008

Selected young economist, the Second Lindau Meeting of Nobel Prize Winners in Economic Sciences, 2006

The Max Planck Society conference grant for organizing the Max Planck-Indian Institute of Science International Conference on Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Economic Growth, 2006

PhD Scholarship, Max Planck Institute of Economics, 2004-2007

Göttingen University International Office Scholarship, 2004

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) Research Scholarship, Government of India and Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, 2002-2003

Award Nominations

Responsible Research Award, Strategic Management Society Annual Conference, 2024

Vice Chancellor’s Award (Student Experience), University of Southampton, 2019

Vice Chancellor’s Award, University of Southampton, 2016

Economic Research Network’s Outstanding Teacher Award, Aston University, 2013.