Mario Calderini Professor, School of Management, Polytechnic University of Milan
Mario Calderini, a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Manchester is full Professor at Politecnico di Milano, School of Management, where he teaches Strategy and Social Innovation and chairs the Alta Scuola Politecnica, the honour program jointly managed by Politecnico di Milano and Torino. He is the Executive Vice President of Fondazione Politecnico.
He is Senior Advisor to the Minister of University Research and Innovation and Government’s Sherpa for the G7 Italian Presidency 2017.
His numerous publications in highly ranked international journals cover several topics in the field of innovation and social impact finance.
He has been a member of the G8 Task Force for Social Impact Investment, he chaired the Italian Advisory Board on Social Impact Finance, he is the President of the Scientific Committee of the Social Impact Agenda for Italy.
He sits in the Italian Government’s Advisory Group on Social Entrepreneurship and Impact Measurement and he contributed to promote the social innovation agenda in Italy, launching the sector’s first public consultation.