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Riccardo Fini

Full Professor

Department of Management

Academic discipline: ING-IND/35 Business and Management Engineering

Coordinator of PhD Programme in Management

Short Bio

Riccardo Fini is professor and coordinator of the phd program in management at the University of Bologna. He has visiting appointments at Imperial College London (UK), Gent University (BE) and Nord University (NO). He serves as director of the entrepreneurship hub at Bologna Business School. He researched at Mines Paris, Case Western Cleveland, U. Bozen, Imperial College and Danish Technical University. His research interests include entrepreneurship, science commercialization and impact. He is a two-time recipient of the EU Marie Curie fellowship. His work is published in the Academy of Management Journal, Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, Journal of Business Venturing, Journal of Management Studies, Organization Science, Research Policy, and Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal. He's serving as associate editor for the Journal of Technology Transfer and his research was featured in Il Sole24Ore, Nature, Times Higher Education and The New York Times. He's a co-founder and CEO of the science-based spin-off Fieldrobotics.

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Dipartimento di Scienze Aziendali
Via Capo di Lucca 34, Bologna - Go to map

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During the term (from 15/9/2023 to 21/12/2023)

  • For brief issues, I am available after class.
  • For longer issues, on Fridays from 11.00 to 12.00, please, send me an email for an appointment.

After the last day of class (from 22/12/2023 – onward)

  • Please send me an email for an appointment.

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