Federica CECI is Associate Professor at the University G.d’Annunzio and Visiting Professor at LUISS Guido Carli University. She gained a Ph.D. in Management Engineering at the University of San Marino. She was visiting student at London Business School (UK), Spru (University of Sussex, UK), Linkoping University (Sweden) and Valencia University (Spain). She teaches Entrepreneurship, Management, Marketing and Innovation Management in Undergraduates Programme, Corporate and University Master Courses.

Her research interests focus on: theory of the firm, analysis of managerial implications of the offering of integrated solutions, management of innovation, the role of personal relationships and cultural values in enabling and diffusing innovation.

She has published in Research Policy, Industrial and Corporate Change, Journal of International Management, Industry & Innovation, Journal of Management and Governance, International Journal of Technology and Innovation Management and other Italian journals and she participated to international conferences (Druid, Informs, AOM, Egos, Euram). Federica sits on the editorial board of International Journal of Business and Systems Research, International Journal of Economics and Business Modeling and International Journal of Business Analytics and she is “ad hoc reviewer” for Industrial and Corporate Change; Industry and Innovation; Management Decision,; International Journal of Technology Management; International Journal Innovation Management; International Studies in Management & Organization. She has also published a book with the Edward Elgar Publishing: The Business of Solutions (July, 2009)