Dr. Linda Bergset is Research Fellow of the Borderstep Institute for Innovation and Sustainability. From 2010 to 2019, she was a senior researcher / researcher at the Borderstep Institute, where she helped to build and establish the field of Sustainable Entrepreneurship. During this time, she managed and worked on relevant, applied research projects.
Linda Bergset is now an independent researcher and freelance consultant. Currently she contributes to the Borderstep projects Sustainability4All and Specification for sustainability assessment of tart-ups (DIN-Connect). Her research focuses on sustainable entrepreneurship, green start-ups and new work.
Before moving to the Borderstep Institute, she gained experience at independent Berlin research institutes such as the Institute for Ecological Economy Research (IÖW) and the Ecologic Institute. Born in Norway, she studied economics, business administration and political science in Scotland at the University of Edinburgh and in Berlin at Freie Universität. She received her PhD in 2016 from Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg on “Financing Sustainable Entrepreneurship”.
Here you can find all publications of Dr. Linda Bergset.
Responsible Innovation Story with Borderstep 15.12.2020
What is the state of sustainability in Europe? And what do sustainable business models look like in concrete terms? Responsible Innovation Story" explores these questions in an interview with Borderstep founder Klaus Fichter. More
Special Issue on Assessing and forecasting the sustainability impact of new ventures 21.10.2020
The Journal of Cleaner Production is planning a special issue to evaluate and forecast the impact of start-ups on sustainability. Borderstep director Prof. Dr. Klaus Fichter is guest editor. Proposals can be submitted. More
Green start-ups need more tailwind 21.07.2020
An article on the Bertelsmann Foundation's innovation platform presents the Green Startup Monitor 2020. The team of authors analyzes which forms of funding help the community. One example is the StartGreen Award, which Borderstep has been presenting since 2015 as part of the Startup Week Germany. More