Giovanna Zanotti is Affiliate Professor of Banking and Insurance at SDA Bocconi School of Management. She is Full Professor at the University of Bergamo and Contract Professor at Bocconi University.
She cooperates with SDA Bocconi since 1998. She conducted research and training projects with primary enterprises.
Her research activities focus on structure and efficiency of financial markets and derivatives, risk management and financial engineering. Recently, she has been deepening the following topics: behavioral black and scholes; structured bonds and efficient frontier; gender and mutual fund performance.
She is the author of numerous books and articles on the subject. Her works have been published in European Financial Management, International Journal of Managerial Finance, Journal International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money and Journal of Multinational Financial Management, among others. She is editorial board member of International Journal of Portfolio Analysis and Management. She actively participates to most prestigious international conferences; she was Visiting Professor at Calgary University in 2007. She is independent board member of SESA S.P.A. and Banca Akros; she was independent board member of Banca Aletti (2012- March 2017). She was General Secretary of ACEPI (the Italian Association of Certificates and Investment Product).
Giovanna earned a Degree in Economics and a Ph.D. in Business Administration both from Bocconi University.