Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the Department of Strategy and Innovation at Copenhagen Business School. His main research interests are in the areas of strategy, entrepreneurship and innovation. Francesco received a PhD in Management Science from ESADE Business School, a MSc. in Business and Administration and a BA in Economics and Business from Bocconi University. He spent several years at Georgetown University at McDonough School of Business as PhD student and faculty in the Strategy area. Before starting an academic career, he worked as consultant for McKinsey&Co. and for Accenture Strategy in the Management Consulting and Financial Markets division; also he had experience in UNICEF as fundraising strategy associate and strategic analyst.