Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management, Lancaster University

Dr Martin Friesl is a Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management at Lancaster University Management School and Director of the MSc in International Business. He teaches competitive and corporate strategy on the Full-time MBA, the MSc International Business & Strategy and the MSc in Management.

Martin’s research focuses on strategic renewal and the development, change and replication of organizational capabilities in a variety of contexts such as Biotechnology, IT offshoring, Retailing, Commercial Property Development and Financial Services. He received his Masters’ degree in Business Education from LMU Munich and his Doctorate in Management from University Bw Munich. Before joining LUMS, Martin has worked as a project manager for change management with Siemens AG. Martin serves on the board of the Strategy Practice IG at the Strategic Management Society.


  • –present
    Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management, Lancaster University


  • 2008 
    University Bw Munich, Doctorate