Gül Berna Özcan is a Reader in International Business and Entrepreneurship at the School of Business and Management, Royal Holloway, University of London. Her research examines the spatial, moral and political character of the enterprise and business actors in Central Asia. Her work on Central Asian entrepreneurship explores business growth patterns and how social stratification, ideological transformations and class relocation shape the development of post-Soviet businesses. In addition to numerous journal articles, her books include: Diverging Paths of Development in Central Asia (Ed. Routledge, 2017); Building States and Markets: Enterprise Development in Central Asia (Palgrave, 2010).