Giovanni Valotti is Full Professor of the Department of Policy Analysis and Public Management at Bocconi University. Since January 2017, he is Department of Government, Health and Not for Profit Liaison Officer at SDA Bocconi School of Management.
At SDA Bocconi, he is Director of the Academy on Health Care Management and Economics, Director of the Research Observatory of Change management in the Public Sector (OCAP), Head of the Public Administration Human Resource Community (PAHRC) and Director of the Executive Master in Management of Regional Authorities (EMMER). He conducted some research, training and consulting projects with public institutions and enterprises.
His research activities focus on strategic repositioning and management renewal of Italian and foreign companies and public administrations.In his studies, he focused on several themes, including the institutional framework of the definition of development strategies and organizational models of government departments, public enterprises, and healthcare organizations; the definition of corporate governance models of institutions and public enterprises and the definition of the strategy and the evaluation of performance in healthcare companies.
He is the author of numerous books and articles on the subject. His works have been published in Public Administration Review (PAR), Governance: an international Journal of Policy, Economia & Management and Il Sole 24 Ore among others. He is a member of the Editorial Board of Public Administration Review (PAR) and of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Public Affairs Education (JPAE). He is also a member of the Scientific Committee of the journal Azienda Pubblica and of the Scientific Committee of the Journal Management of the Utilities.He has cooperated with central administrations and worked, at a local level, with a number of local authorities. He is Chairman of a2a and Utilitalia.He won the Annual Research Excellence Award (Bocconi University, 2011) and the Utilities Management Award – Local Public Services (a2a, 2015).
Giovanni earned a Degree in Economics and Commerce from Brescia University.