Krsto Pandza is Professor in Strategy and Innovation at Leeds University Business School. His research links the domains of strategic management, technology and innovation management, manufacturing strategy, and R&D policy. He strives to integrate the diversity of the above mentioned research fields in order to achieve a more holistic understanding of the role of engineering and scientific knowledge, technology and operations in creating and sustaining a competitive advantage in technology intensive and manufacturing organisations. He is especially interested in the role of managerial agency within dynamic and evolutionary organisational phenomena. His current research explores development dynamics in a nanotechnology innovation system with an aim to advance the debate on dynamic capabilities by addressing the relevance of managerial agency.