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Alex Sleptsov

Adjunct Lecturer of Business Administration

Educational Background

Ph.D., Corporate Strategy, University of Michigan, 2004
MBA, University of Northern Iowa, 1998
MS, Low Temperature Physics & Technology, Moscow Power Engineering Institute and Dresden Technical University, 1989

Positions Held

Adjunct Lecturer of Business Administration, University of Illinois, 2015 to present
Asst. Dean for Executive Education, A.B. Freeman School of Business, 2016-2018
Director; VP- Corporate Development, Algynomics, Inc., 2006-2018
Assistant Professor, Strategy and Entrepreneurship, A.B. Freeman School of Business, 2004-2018
Visiting Assistant Professor of Business Administration, University of Illinois, 2010-2015
Member - Board of Directors, Algynomics, Inc., 2006-2014

Recent Publications

Sleptsov, A., Anand, J., Vasudeva, G. 2013. Relational Configurations with Information Intermediaries: The Effect of Firm-Investment Bank Ties on Expected Acquisition Performance. Strategic Management Journal, 34: 957-977

Sleptsov, A. 2010. Allure and danger of the boutiques: The influence of the specialization of investment bank on the acquirers performance. In S. Finkelstein and C. Cooper (Ed.), Advances in Mergers and Acquisitions, 13

Sleptsov, A., Anand, J. 2008. Exercising entrepreneurial opportunities: The role of information-gathering and information-processing capabilities of the firm. Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, 2: 15

Service Activities

Expert reviewer, in-depth reviews of the grant, administrative and faculty research proposals, National Research University - Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia, 2013-2015