Staff Profile

Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration Key Staff Staff Profile
Dr. Khurshid Faisal 博士
MBA and MPhil University of the Punjab, PhD PolyU
Assistant Professor
Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration


Faisal Khurshid is an Assistant Professor of Management at Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration. He earned his PhD in Innovation Management from Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2020.

Faisal's research focuses on the co-evolution of firms and industries, particularly around technological changes, global value chains, and innovation ecosystems. His work has been published in Supply Chain Management - An International Journal, Business Strategy and the Environment, and Academy of Management (AOM) Best Paper Proceedings. He has also been recognized for his research, including being nominated (finalist) for the Best Paper Award by the Technology and Innovation Management Division of AOM. 

Faisal is undertaking an empirical project on platform entry and complementor performance. He is exploring the research question of how and why firms change their strategies toward complementor during industry and technology evolution, specifically before and after the emergence of a dominant design, aiming to provide valuable insights for businesses and academics.


Teaching Areas & Research Interests

  • Strategic Management of Innovation and Technology
  • Innovation Ecosystems
  • International Business
  • Supply Chain Management

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

  • Irfan, I., Au, A. K. M., Khurshid, F., & Chan, F. T. (2023). "Learning by supplying to climb the value chain: Suppliers' transition from B-to-B to B-to-C" Supply Chain Management - An International Journal [Impact Factor: 11.263, ABDC-A, ABS 3]
  • Irfan, I., Sumbal, M.S.U.K., Khurshid, F. & Chan, F.T.S. (2022), "Toward a resilient supply chain model: critical role of knowledge management and dynamic capabilities", Industrial Management & Data Systems. [Impact Factor: 3.329; ABDC: A, ABS 2]
  • Khurshid, F., Park, W.Y., & Chan, F.T.S. (2020). “Impact of competition on vertical integration: role of technological niche width” Business Strategy and the Environment. [Impact Factor: 10.302; ABDC: A, ABS 3]
  • Khurshid, F., Park, W.Y., & Chan, F.T.S. (2019). “Innovation shock, outsourcing strategy, and environmental performance: The roles of prior green innovation experience and knowledge inheritance” Business Strategy and the Environment. [Impact Factor: 10.302; ABDC: A, ABS 3]

Selected Professional & Community Services

  • Ad Hoc Reviewer / Membership
  • Journal of Business Ethics
  • Academy of Management (AOM)
  • Academy of International Business (AIB)
  • British Academy of Management (BAM)

Further Information

Link to Google Scholar page

Modified Date: 08 Sep, 2023
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