Laura Zoni is Affiliate Professor of Accounting & Control at SDA Bocconi School of Management. She is Full Professor in Accounting and Management Control at Catholic University of Milan, Faculty of Economics and Law.
At SDA Bocconi, she had been Coordinator of all Accounting and Management Control courses in the MBA (Full Time). She teaches Accounting and Control mainly in the Excecutive MBA, Global Executive MBA, Master in Fashion and Design (MAFED), Master of Corporate Finance (MCF) e Custom Executive Education. Starting in 2012, she has contributed to the design of Accounting and Control course at the Mumbai International School of Business Bocconi (SDA Bocconi Asia Center, India), where she currently teaches in Post Graduate Program in Business (PGPB). She conducted research and several training projects with important firms operating in the food, packaging, cable, energy and telecommunication and online retail.
Her research activities focus on performance evaluation and incentives, management accounting system change and organizational change, structure and processes of the Accounting, Control and Finance function. Currently, she is deepening the following main topics: the effectiveness of incentives in relation to corporate social performance, the digitalization of enterprises and innovation, business communication quality based on non-financial indicators.
She is the author of numerous books and articles on the subject. Her works have been published in important academic journals such as European Accounting Review, Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Accounting and Organizational Change, Journal of Accounting Auditing and Finance, Management Control Review. She is consultant for design implementation of management control systems. She has been Visiting Faculty at the Stern School of Business (New York University), at the Amos Tuck School of Business (Hanover, USA), at Marshall School of Business (Los Angeles, USA) and at Insead (Fontainebleau, France). She won numerous prizes and awards among which 2008 Highly Commended Award of the Emerald Literati Network. She is Board Member of Yoox-Net à Porter (YNAP) Group.
Laura earned a Degree and a Ph.D. in Business Administration from Bocconi University. She is married with a son. She is a passionate globe trotter.