Full Professor of Business Organization, Vicedirector of ICRIOS, Invernizzi Center for Research in Innovation, Organization, Strategy & Entrepreneurship. He taught at the Universities of Padova and Venice.
Visiting professor: Industrial Performance Center at MIT, School of Management of the University of Michigan, Dearborn, and Universidad Deusto, San Sebastian. Fellow of Industrial Performance Center (MIT), International Motor Vehicle Program (MIT), Sloan Industry Studies, GERPISA - Groupe d'Etudes et de Recherches Permanent sur l'Industrie et les Salariés de l'Automobile, Université d'Evry-Val d'Essonne.
International awards: Distinguished track paper, Quality Management and Lean Operations track, Decision Science Institute Annual Meeting, San Francisco 2012 (with F.Gerli). The Chris Voss Best Paper Award Honourable Mention, European Operations Management Association-EUROMA Annual Conference, INSEAD, Fontainebleau (with A.Furlan, P.Romano and A.Vinelli), 2004. Best Paper Award, Knowledge and Learning Section, British Academy of Management Annual Conference, held at Middlesex University, London (with F. Gerli), 2002.
Member of: Academy of Management; Strategic Management Society; European Group for Organization Studies.
Member of the editorial board of European Management Review, International Journal of Operations and Production Management, Human Resource Management e International Journal of Innovation Management.