Paola Castelli

Curriculum Vitae

Paola Castelli is Senior Lecturer of Banking and Insurance at SDA Bocconi School of Management.

At SDA Bocconi, she has been coordinator for some executive programmes for Insurance (Core Insurance Program; Progettare l’innovazione e il cambiamento nelle assicurazioni; Controllo dei rischi e capital management nelle assicurazioni) and Coordinator of the Solvency II Operational Transformation Observatory. 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.  She taught and coordinated customs programmes for bank and insurance company.

Her research activities focus on project management, coaching, knowledge management, change management, time management, organizational culture and behaviour, in particular regarding the insurance and banking sectors. Since 2011, she coordinates the Solvency II Observatory, focusing in particular on the impacts of the new regulatory framework on organization and processes of insurance companies.

She is the author of numerous books and articles on the subject. Her works have been published in Economia & Management 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.