2022: Among the Best Papers (top10%) submitted to the AOM conference (together with C. Zott and W. Stam) selected by AOM Strategy Division
2021: Best Lecturer Award, Internation Executive MBA, 2021. University of St. Gallen
2021: Shortlisted (top5) for the prestigious Internation Book Award by brandeins and get abstract: Das Digital Transformer's Dilemma, German edition, Wiley.
2021: Finalist for the Business Book Award (together with O. Gassmann): The Business Model Navigator 2nd edition, 2020
2021: Among the Best Papers (10%) submitted to the AOM conference (together with F. Pietrulla) selected by AOM ONE Division
2020: HSG Impact Award - Business Model Innovation for the Circular Economy
2019: Thinkers50, Thinker of the Month May 2019
2018: AcademiaNet – Expert Database for Outstanding FemaleAcademics (2018) – invited by Robert Bosch Stiftung and Spektrum der Wissenschaft (Nature Publishing Group) -
2018: SNF Research Foundation, NRP 73, (received 2018-2022), main applicant, team with Uni Lausanne and EMPA and with 7 selected firms: Nespresso, V-Zug, Logitech, tiscatiara, BienAir Dental,SV group, LosingerMarazzi
2013: Nominated, SMS BestConference Paper Prize, SMS annual conference, Atlanta, 2013. - Finalist, StrategyProcess Best Proposal Award, Strategy Process Interest Group, StrategicManagement Society annual conference, Atlanta, 2013.
2006: Winner, Sumantra GhoshalResearch and Practice Award, Academy of Management annual meeting, Atlanta
2006: Winner, DistinguishedPaper Award Academy of Management annual meeting, Atlanta, 2006
2003: Finalist for the Best Research Article Award, Strategic Managemnt Society (SMS) Mini Conference, Connecticut, USA