Ayad Al-Ani, Prof. Dr. Dr.

Prof. Dr. Dr. Ayad Al-Ani is professor at the Hertie School of Governance Berlin. Previously, he has been president and professor at the ESCP Europe Business School Berlin. Ayad Al-Ani investigates the change of organisations, economy and politics, as well as the simultaneous transformation in society, economics and education. He looks back on more than 15 years in international consulting firms. He was an Executive Partner with Accenture and director of the Vienna office.

Prof. Dr. Dr. Ayad Al-Ani does research on “Crowd-Production in Enterprises” in the research area Internet-enabled Innovation.

Ayad Al-Ani


Associated Researcher: Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Relevant Publications
Conference contributions and other activities
Relevant Publications

Journal Publications and Conference Proceedings:

Al-Ani, A., Stumpp, S. (2016). Rebalancing Interests and Power Structures on Crowdworking Platforms. Internet Policy Review. Publication details

Working Paper:

Al-Ani, A., Stumpp, S. (2015). Arbeit in der Crowd – Generelle Entwicklungen und gewerkschaftliche Strategien. Ver.di. Publication details

Al-Ani, A. & Stumpp, S. (2015). Motivationen und Durchsetzung von Interessen auf kommerziellen Plattformen. Ergebnisse einer Umfrage unter Kreativ- und IT-Crowdworkern. (Motivations and Enforcement of Interests on Commercial Platforms: A Survey among Creative- and IT-Crowdworkers.). HIIG Discussion Paper Series, 2015(05). Publication details

Al-Ani, A., Stumpp, S., & Schildhauer, T. (2014). Crowd-Studie 2014 – Die Crowd als Partner der deutschen Wirtschaft. HIIG Discussion Paper Series, 2014(02). Publication details

Book contributions and chapters:

Al-Ani, A. (2017). CPS and the Worker: Reorientation and Requalification. In Jeschke, S., Brecher, C., Song, H., Rawat, D.B. (Eds.), Industrial Internet of Things. Cybermanufacturing Systems (pp. 563-574). Switzerland: Springer Series in Wireless Technology. Publication details

Al-Ani, A (2015). Neue Organisationsformen in Politik und Wirtschaft. Kybernetische Materialisierung jenseits der Hierarchie. In Jeschke, S., Schmitt, R., & Dröge, A. (Eds.), Exploring Cybernetics. Kybernetik im interdisziplinären Diskurs (pp. 41-62). Wiesbaden: Springer Fachmedien. Publication details

Conference contributions and other activities

Lectures and Presentations:

Die Vernetzung des Wertschöpfungsprozesses mit der Crowd
VDI Fachtagung Industrie 4.0 . VDI. Maritim Hotel, Düsseldorf, Germany: 29.01.2015

Thomas Schildhauer, Ayad Al-Ani, Stefan Stumpp