Research staff

Dr. Jarrod Ormiston

Assistant Professor in Social Entrepreneurship


Dr. Jarrod Ormiston is Assistant Professor in Social Entrepreneurship. His research interests include social entrepreneurship, impact investment, Indigenous entrepreneurship, refugee entrepreneurship and entrepreneurship in the informal economy. Jarrod’s teaching activities focus on social and sustainable entrepreneurship and strategy.


Prior to his work at the Maastricht University, he worked as a lecturer at the University of Sydney Business school, as an analyst in Growth Solutions at Deloitte and in various management roles in the Australian and Latin American nonprofit and education sectors. Jarrod was also the founder of the Colombian nonprofit organisation, Sports for Development. You can contact him by email at j dot ormiston at maastrichtuniversity dot nl.