Dr. Paolo Aversa is a Senior Lecturer of Strategy and Director of the Full Time MBA at Cass Business School. He holds an honorary and visiting position in several international institutions such as the Stockholm School of Economics, the University of Trento, Ca’ Foscari University (Venice), Bologna Business School, and CUOA Business School. He serves as Officer and Director of Communications of the Strategic Management Division of the Academy of Management. He is very active as a keynote speaker, executive coach, educator, and advisor.
His general research interests are related to drivers of performance in technology-based settings characterised by fierce competition and turbulent environments. He investigated the interplay of innovation, business models, digital transformation and industry dynamics. He is considered one of the leading academic experts in the motorsport and Formula 1 industry.
He received more than 20 awards for his research and teaching, including being listed in the World’s Best 40 under 40 Business Professors by Poets and Quants. He featured more than 350 times across most major international media. His research is published in Organization Science, Research Policy, Harvard Business Review and MIT Sloan Management Review, among others.