Tina Krell

ina Krell is a researcher in the research group “Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Society”. She works on the projects DaPla SMEs and Platform Alternatives. She is also the coordinator for the Task Force European Platform Economy.

She studied Politics and Communication (MSc) at the London School of Economics with a focus on ICT policy and empirical research methods. Standard international political economy courses got her focused on the cross-border flow of data, content, and trade in services. For that, she finished an additional diploma in copyright law with the Berkman Klein Center. During her studies, she was honored with a stipend of the HBS foundation. She is also a proud alumna of the Young Titans Summer Academy 2018 and a member of the G20 Young Global Changers community.

Before joining, she worked in research and policy for the International Telecommunication Union in Geneva, and as a research and insights analyst for a startup in London.

Tina Krell | HIIG


Researcher: Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Society

Working paper

Krell, T., Braesemann, F., Stephany, F., Friederici, N. & Meier, P. (2020). A Mixed-Method Landscape Analysis of SME-focused B2B Platforms in Germany. Social Science Research Network. Publication details

Other publications

Krell, T. (2020). Packaging and scholarship – a summary of Zuboff’s talk during the Making Sense of the Digital Society lecture series. Digital society blog. Publication details

Lehdonvirta, V., Park, S., Krell, T. & Friederici, N. (2020). Platformization in Europe. Global and local digital intermediaries in the retail, taxi, and food delivery industries. /. Publication details

Lectures and presentations

Governance of SME-focused Data Cooperation Platforms in Germany
ISPIM Conference 2020 (Session: Research in Progress: Platforms and Ecosystems (RIPS)). ISPIM, Berlin (online), Germany: 09.06.2020 Further information

Tina Krell

Analysing the relatedness of YouTube video search ranking and video monetization
Platform Economy Seminar Series (Session: Platform Economy Seminar Series). Platform Economy Interest Group. Oxford Internet Institute, Oxford, UK: 05.05.2020

Tina Krell


Leibniz Media Lunch Talk: Der Corona-Effekt: Pandemiebekämpfung durch digitale Medien in China und Europa. Leibniz-Institut für Medienforschung | Hans-Bredow-Institut (HBI). Leibniz-Institut für Medienforschung | Hans-Bredow-Institut (HBI), Hamburg, Germany: 28.04.2020 Further information

Jörg Pohle, Tina Krell, Deniz Erden

DIGITALE CORONABEKÄMPFUNG IN CHINA UND EUROPA. LEIBNIZ MEDIA LUNCH TALK AUF ZOOM. Hans-Bredow-Institut, Hamburg (online), Germany: 28.04.2020 Further information

Tina Krell, Jörg Pohle, Deniz Erden, Wolfgang Schulz

Organisation of events

Policy Co-Creation Workshop
17.06.2020. Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society, Berlin (online), Germany. Co-Organised by: Bundesministerium der Finanzen (National)

Tina Krell, Nicolas Friederici, Philip Meier

Platform Entrepreneurship in Europe: Which Business Models are Viable and Sustainable?
03.06.2020. Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society, Berlin (online), Germany. Co-Organised by: Oxford Internet Institute (International) Further information

Asal Dardan, Lena Starke, Tina Krell, Nicolas Friederici

Digitaler Salon: Data Kolumna
27.05.2020. Humboldt Institut für Internet und Gesellschaft, Berlin (online), Germany. Co-Organised by: Kooperative Berlin (National) Further information

Tina Krell