Raffaele Conti, Visiting Full Professor, received a Ph.D. in Management from Bocconi University and a M.Sc. in Economics from Pompeu Fabra University. His research interests focus primarily on the relationship between institutions, entrepreneurship and innovation. He has been member of the Research Committee of the Business Policy and Strategy (BPS) Division of the Academy of Management (2013-2014). He serves on the editorial board of Strategic Management Journal and European Management Journal.