Paola Castelli

Curriculum Vitae

Paola Castelli is Senior Lecturer of Banking and Insurance at SDA Bocconi School of Management.
At SDA Bocconi, she is the director of the executive programme for Insurance "Core Insurance Program" and of the Insurance Regulation Operational Transformation Observatory. She is the director of the international custom program "Compliance Academy" for Generali Group, of the "Actuarial Academy" program for BNP Paribas Cardif and of many other important programmes for banking and insurance companies. At Intesa Sanpaolo she directed the Master in Banking and Business Administration, the Executive Program in Banking Management and the courses Risk Master Class and Compliance Master Class.
Her research activities focus on project management,change management, coaching, knowledge management, time management, organizational culture and behaviour, in particular regarding the insurance and banking sectors. Since 2011, she coordinates the Insurance Regulation Observatory, focusing in particular on the impacts of the new regulatory frameworks on organization and processes of insurance companies.
She is the author of numerous books and articles on the above subjects. Her works have been published in Economia & Management, Insurance Review and Sviluppo e Organizzazione, among others. She won the Best Innovative Custom Program (Executive Education Custom Programs) Banks and Financial Institutions Division in 2008 and 2012.
Paola earned a Degree in Business Administration from Bocconi University. She obtained the PMP (Project Management Professional) international certification from the Project Management Institute, the coaching international certification EMMC EQA Foundation and the certification APAFORM (Formatore Manageriale Specialista), EQF 7 level.