Andrea Contigiani (he/him/his) is an assistant professor at The Ohio State University’s Max M. Fisher College of Business. He received his PhD in management from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He teaches entrepreneurship to undergraduates and MBAs. His research explores a variety of topics in entrepreneurship, using observational techniques and experimental methods. Much of his current work studies product development early-stage ventures, especially the use of experimentation and other lean startup techniques. In addition, he is interested in the social aspects of entrepreneurship — in particular how societies can leverage entrepreneurship to empower refugees.