Erik Arnold

Technopolis Group and KTH

Erik Arnold is co-founder and chairman of the Technopolis Group, Adjunct Professor of International Innovation at KTH Royal Institute of Technology, and Senior Researcher affiliated with the MUM platform. He has worked in research and innovation policy and evaluation since 1980, covering work in a wide range of disciplines handling research and innovation policy. His work spans over 30 countries as well as the European Commission and a range of international organisations including the OECD, World Bank, Nordic Council of Ministers, ESF and COST. He is expert in the design, management and implementation of large- as well as smaller-scale evaluations of research and innovation organisations, programmes and policies. He has particular expertise in integrating peer review and socialscientific evaluation methods.