Enhancing corporate innovation, technology and business performance through start-up acquisitions: successful post-acquisition integration strategies

Pöhler, Stefan; Brettel, Malte (Thesis advisor); Schroiff, Hans-Willi (Thesis advisor)

Aachen (2019) [Book, Dissertation / PhD Thesis]

Page(s): XI, 229 Seiten : Illustrationen, Diagramme


Start-up acquisitions have become an increasingly important vehicle for established companies to complement internal innovative capacity and enhance corporate performance. This work advances research on how to successfully integrate start-ups while not destroying their innovative capacity; how to design effective interaction mechanisms; and how to decide on start-up management retention.


  • REPORT NUMBER: RWTH-2019-11999