• Inga Lena Darkow
  • Senior Manager for Advanced Business Analytics at BASF
    Visiting Associate Professor, NSCIIC
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  • Email:inga-lena.darkow@basf.com Darkow@nsciic.edu.cn
Biography

Dr. Inga-Lena Darkow is a Senior Manager for Advanced Business Analytics at BASF, a global chemical company. She is creating internal data-driven decision support solutions and responsible for Asia-Pacific, located in Hong Kong. She is an Associate Professor at the Department of Business Studies and Economics, University Bremen. She started her career as an Industrial Engineer at Technical University Berlin, Germany, and University of Manchester, Great Britain. Inga Darkow and has held various academic positions in research and university education, including Academic Director of MBA Programs covering Germany, Russia, Brazil and China. Her works have been published in several books and in peer-reviewed journals, including Technological Forecasting & Social Change, International Journal of Production Economics, Journal of Business Logistics and International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics. She also serves as a reviewer for academic journals and mentor of emerging female talent in academics and industry.

 


Research Interests

Supply chain analytics, Logistics and supply chain management in emerging markets, Long-term future of and strategies in supply chain and logistics management


Teaching Interests                             

Supply chain analytics, Logistics and supply chain management in emerging markets, Long-term future of and strategies in supply chain and logistics management


Selected Publications

Darkow, Inga-Lena: The involvement of middle management in strategy development - Development and implementation of a foresight-based approach, Technological Forecasting and Social Change (TFSC); Volume 101 (2015), pp. 10–24.


Darkow, Inga-Lena / Weidmann, Markus / Lorentz, Harri: Adaptation of Foreign Logistics Service Providers’ Resources and Capabilities to a New Institutional Environment; Journal of Supply Chain Management (JSCM); Volume 51 (2015), No. 1, pp. 27–51.


Hirschinger, Micha / Spickermann, Alexander / Hartmann, Evi / von der Gracht, Heiko /Darkow, Inga-Lena: The Future of Logistics in Emerging Markets – Fuzzy Clustering 1 VHB: German Association of Lecturers for Business Administration. Ranking continuously updated Scenarios Grounded In Institutional and Factor-Market Rivalry Theory; Journal of Supply Chain Management (JSCM), Volume 51 (2015), No. 4; pp. tbd; forthcomming. 


Von der Gracht, Heiko / Darkow, Inga-Lena: Scenarios for the Logistics Services Industry - A Delphi-based analysis for 2025; International Journal of Production Economics (IJPE), Vol.127 (2010), pp. 46-59.