Simone Ferriani is Associate Professor of Management at the University of Bologna and Honorary Visiting Professor at Cass Business School, City University London. He has been a visiting scholar at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and at the Stern School of Business, New York University
After obtaining the PhD he received a Marie Curie Fellowship from the EU to do research at Cass Business School, City University London and a Research Fellowship to work at the Centre for Technology Management of the University of Cambridge. He is also an AIM Fellow and a lifetime member of Clare-Hall College in Cambridge. His research interests include entrepreneurship, creativity, and interorganizational networks.