Musa Afandiyev

Musa Afandiyev

Dr. Orla Byrne & Dr. Julia Backmann

Thesis Title: Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Entrepreneurial re-entry after business failure

Research Interests: Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Enterprise



Musa is a full-time PhD student at UCD Smurfit School of Business, fully funded by the Ministry of Education of Azerbaijan. He holds a Bachelor of Economics degree from UNEC (Azerbaijan) and a Master of Science degree from LSE (UK). He also graduated from the MBA program at Boğaziçi University (Turkey). Musa was a founder and director of Ağıllı Nağıllar, a creative agency based in Baku and also delivered marketing courses as an adjunct instructor at UNEC (Azerbaijan).

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