Prof Dr. Reinhilde Veugelers is a full professor at KULeuven (BE) at the Department of Management, Strategy and Innovation. She is a Senior Fellow at Bruegel since 2009. She served on the ERC Scientific Council from 2012-2018. She is a member of VARIO, the expert group advising the Flemish minister for Innovation. She is currently a member of the Board of Reviewing Editors of the journal Science.
Her research concentrates in the fields of industrial organisation, international economics and strategy, innovation and science. Specific topics include novelty in technology development, young innovative companies, innovation for climate change, evaluation of research & innovation policy.