Caroline works mainly in projects dealing with the development and implementation climate friendly buildings and neighbourhoods from the perspective of inter-organisational collaboration, interactive strategy development and innovation ecosystems. Caroline is originally from Singapore. Prior to embarking on research, she has held managerial positions in Singapore and Hong Kong, in business development, product management, marketing and branding.
Caroline obtained her Bachelor of Business Administration (Honors) from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, U.S.A. and her Master of Science degree in Industrial Ecology (Environmental Management) from NTNU. She has a PhD in strategy from the Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management at NTNU.
Competence and research areas
- Innovation management
- Business models
- Stakeholder and community engagement
Caroline aspires to contribute to narrowing the researcher-practitioner knowledge gap in the development of practical tools and method to help bring about a sustainable built environment and climate neutral cities.