He completed his Ph.D., in 2004. He is Director of the M.Sc. in Economics and Management since 2015, double degree with the School of Management of Cranfield University (UK). He has been visiting scholar at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (USA), School of Business, in 2012, 2014 and 2017. He is fellow of AAA (American Accounting Association), and EAA (European Accounting Association).
He has (co)authored several articles/books about international accounting standards convergence, venturing and start-up finance, financial distress analysis, and non-financial information.
Since 2018, he member of the board of directors of SIDREA (Società Italiana dei Docenti di Ragioneria e di Economia Aziendale).