David Antons studied business administration at RWTH Aachen University and Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok. Concluding a four-year stint as a research associate at the Technology and Innovation Management Group, he completed his doctoral studies conducted in close cooperation with the Institute of Psychology at RWTH Aachen University. In October 2013 he joined the Innovation, Strategy and Organisation Group as Assistant Professor. In 2014, he held a visiting scholar position at the University of Cambridge, UK. He visits the University of Melbourne, Australia, in 2015. David Antons regularly engages in collaborative research projects with high- and low-tech industries as well as healthcare. His research has been published in renowned international journals such as the Journal of Product Innovation Management, the Journal of Service Research, Academy of Management Perspectives, and the Journal of Business Economics.