Mrs Aastha Pandey

  • Marie Curie ITN Early Stage Researcher (Management)
  • Affiliate (Adam Smith Business School)


Aastha is a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Early Stage Researcher at the University of Glasgow. She has previously headed partnerships for Lowe’s Innovation Labs in India. Prior to that she worked as a consultant in Accenture Ventures and Open Innovation. She has completed Bachelor of Engineering Degree from Pune University and Masters of Business Administration from the Indian Institute of Management – Rohtak.

Her research is part of the EC funded MCSA-ITN Project Legitimation of Newness and Its Impact on EU Agenda for Change. It focuses on legitimation of new business models in Internet of Things.


Research interests

Aastha is a member of the School's Entrepreneurship, Develoment and Political Economy research cluster.

Areas of expertise:

  • Innovation
  • Entrepreneurship