Areas of Interest
International business, corporate strategy, innovations
Teaching assistant, Henley Business School, University of Reading, 2016-2019
Teaching assistant, University College London, 2016-2019
Innovations and Market Entry MM256
Effectual Entrepreneurship MM301
Economics of Regulation ECON7006
Introduction to Microeconomics SESS1003
Management Skills MM256
Introduction to Macroeconomics SESS1004
Business in a Competitive Environment MSIN7002b
International Trade ECON0023
Economics of the Public Sector ECON0050
Diploma in Chemistry from Lomonosov Moscow State University
Masters in economics from the Finance University at the Government of the Russian Federation
MA in Management from Henley Business School
Supervision of EMBA Research Projects
Hemingway, S. (2018). Achieving a high-performance environment through engagement in a pharmaceutical sales and marketing team. (with distinction).
Sardar-Drenda, N. (exp 2019). Assessment of willingness and ability to change and their predictors in Atos IDM Germany.
Kirkelung, M. (exp 2019). Adaptive leadership in the integration of mergers and acquisitions.
Academy of International Business Annual Conference 2016, 2017, 2018
British Academy of Management Conference 2016, 2017, 2018
Academy of International Business Western USA Chapter Annual Conference
American Conference on the Information Systems AMCIS, 2017
European International Business Academy Conference 2017, 2018
Heim, I. Value co-creation and local industry development: win-win strategies for the oil and gas industry in emerging resource-rich countries. (Submitted for publication).
Heim, I. (ed). (expected in 2019). Investing in Kazakhstan, a junction on the New Silk Road. Dallas, USA: Business Expert Press).
Heim, I., Kalyuzhnova, Y., Li, W. (V.) and Liu, K. (2018) Value co-creation between foreign firms and indigenous SMEs in Kazakhstan’s oil and gas industry: the role of information technology spillovers. Thunderbird International Business Review. (In Press).
Heim, I., Han, T. & Ghobadian, A. (2018). Value co-creation in ICT service company: a case study of a cross border acquisition. Journal of East-West Business. https://doi.org/10.1080/10669868.2018.1467841.
Ambalov, V. and Heim, I. (2018) Cluster nodes as a unit for value co-creation: the role of information technologies in competitiveness of the oil and gas industry. In: Liu, K., Nakata, K., Li, W. (V.) and Bararnauskas, C. (eds.) Digitalisation, Innovation, and Transformation. Springer, pp. 155-163. ISBN 9783319945415 https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-94541-5_16.
Heim, I. (2018). Local content policies: global versus national? In M. Munoz (Ed.), Globalization alternatives (pp. 73-84). Dallas, USA: Business Expert Press.
Delevic, U. and Heim, I. (2017). Institutions in transition: Is the EU integration process relevant for inward FDI in Transition European Economies? Eurasian Journal of Economics and Finance, 5 (1): 16-32.
Contribution in the development of the policy recommendations for the Government of Kazakhstan. "Enhancing Competitiveness and Prosperity: Does Local Content Policy Improve Competitiveness in Kazakhstan?” (November 2016).
Academy of International Business Annual Conference
British Academy of Management Conferences
Journal of East-West Business
International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal
Business Training Delivered
"Business connections", a course organised by the National Chamber of Entrepreneurs of Kazakhstan "Atameken" and the German Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy "Fit for the partnership with Germany" at Kazakh-British Technical University. Modules covered were "Economy of the European Union and Germany" and "How to find business contacts in Germany", June 2017.
Associate Fellow of The Higher Education Academy