Last Revised: 13 May 2013
Standing Statutory Auditor since 10th May, 2012
Born in Varese in 1961.
She graduated in Business Economics from the Luigi Bocconi Commercial University of Milan in 1986 (Administration and Control). She was awarded a PhD in Business Economics in 1993 by the same university.
Chartered accountant, registered in the Register of Auditors.
Full professor of Business Economics and Management at the Luigi Bocconi University of Milan, from November 2012she is Dean of the Undergraduate School of the same University.
Headmistress of the Specialisation Course in Marketing Management, held by the same university from 2004 to 2012.
Senior teacher in the Sda — Bocconi School of Management. Affiliated to CERMES — Research Centre on Marketing and Services of the Bocconi University.
She was a Visiting Professor at the CBS - Copenhagen Business School, ESCP-EAP in Paris, Université Jean Moulin in Lyon and a Visiting Scholar at the HEC Montréal. She was a researcher at the Libera Università Carlo Cattaneo of Castellanza.
She is the author of many monographs and papers published in national and international scientific journals. She is the manager of and collaborates on a number of Italian and international research projects on various aspects of management and marketing. She was the Chief Editor of the Finanza Marketing e Produzione, scientific journal (published by the Bocconi University) from 2000 to 2010 and now she is assistant director. She became the Associate Editor of the International Journal of Arts Management in 2011.
She has taught classes to undergraduate, graduate, executive and MBA students.
She worked in the management of the family business. She was the chairwoman of the Gruppo Alimentari e Bevande [Food and Beverages Group] that is part of the Unione Industriali della Provincia di Varese.
She performs advisory and research activities for industrial businesses, service companies and financial institutions.