Dean’s Chaired Professor in Strategy and Sustainability at the Management and Technology department | Bocconi University
Professor Zollo is the Dean’s Chaired Professor in Strategy and Sustainability at the Management and Technology department of Bocconi University and board member of the Center for Research in Innovation, Organization and Strategy (CRIOS). He is also visiting professor at the Sloan School of Management of the M.I.T. in the Management Science department.
He is the author of over 50 publications in the last 12 years, including 38 academic articles and 3 books.
His research work aims to understand how business organizations learn to grow and adapt, and how managers can guide these evolutionary processes through the combined use of strategic growth initiatives and organizational change, innovation and learning processes. It focuses on the management of complex strategic initiatives, from M&A and partnerships to sustainability-oriented innovation and change efforts. His current research activity includes directing two programs: the Global Organizational Learning and Development Network (GOLDEN) for Sustainability program.