Lukas Held

Lukas Held – Scientific project coordinator


Lukas Held holds a PhD in Innovation Studies, obtained at the Copernicus Institute for Sustainable Development, Utrecht University. As a researcher, he analyzed processes in start-up businesses, especially those involved in the renewal energy sector. He was also a board member of the ‘Economy for the Common Good Nederland’ initiative. At the Social Enterprise & Institutions for Collective Action research team, Lukas works as a scientific project coordinator for the CollectieveKracht knowledge platform for citizen collectives and cooperative social enterprises.

Involved in projects

  • Knowledge Platform CollectieveKracht


  • Patterns in resource acquisition strategies
  • The role of institutions
  • Start-ups in the renewable energy sector

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