Years at SKEMA Business School: 2
 


Francesco CASTELLANETA

Innovation
Sophia-Antipolis



CV
Skills & Interests 
Research Skills
 Organizational learning, Entrepreneurship, Intellectual Property Rights, and Ownership type
Expertise
Strategic management Entrepreneurship Venture capital Private equity Machine learning
Qualification 
Scholarly Academic
Academic Degrees 
Ph.D.  Bocconi University, Milan, Italy, Business Administration and Management, 2011.
B.Sc.  Bocconi University, 2004.
Work Experience 
Professor in Strategy and Entrepreneurship, SKEMA Business School – Université Côte d'Azur (GREDEG) (July, 2017 - Present), Sophia Antipolis, France.
Assistant Professor in Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Católica Lisbon School of Business & Economics (September, 2011 - July, 2017), Lisbon, Portugal.
International Faculty Fellow, MIT Sloan School of Management (February, 2014 - March, 2014), Boston, United States of America.
Intellectual contributions
Articles in Journals 
CASTELLANETA, F. (in press, 2018).  A Framework for Examining the Heterogeneous Opportunities of Value Creation in Private Equity Buyouts.   Annals of Corporate Governance.
Castellaneta, F., & Salvato, C. (2017).  Culminating events and time working together in top management teams: insights from private equity.   Long Range Planning.
Castellaneta, F., Valentini, G., & Zollo, M. (2017).  Learning of Inertia? The impact of experience and knowledge codification on post-acquisition integration.   Industrial and Corporate Change.
Castellaneta, F. (2016).  Building firm capability: Managerial incentives for top performance.   Journal of Business Strategy, 37 (4), 41-46.
Castellaneta, F., & Gottschalg, O. (2016).  Does ownership matter in private equity? The sources of variance in buyouts' performance.   Strategic Management Journal, 37 (2), 330-348.
Castellaneta, F., Conti, R., Kemeny, C., & Veloso, F. (2016).  The effect of trade secret protection on venture capital investments: Evidence from the inevitable disclosure doctrine.   Journal of Business Venturing, 31 (5), 524-541.
Castellaneta, F., & Conti, R. (2016).  Learning to do what? How acquisition experience shapes performance in the private equity industry.   European Management Journal.
Castellaneta, F., Conti, R., & Kacperczyk, A. (2016).  Money secrets: How does trade secret legal protection affect firm market value? Evidence from the Uniform Trade Secret Act.   Strategic Management Journal.
Castellaneta, F., & Zollo, M. (2015).  The dimensions of experiential learning in the management of activity load.   Organization Science.
Chapters, Cases, Readings, Supplements 
Castellaneta, F. (2013). Metropolitan areas, entrepreneurial communities and the diffusion of venture capital investments: some descriptive statistics.. In C. Pacente Ed. (Ed.), La città metropolitana nell'Unione europea. EGEA. 
Conference Presentations 
CASTELLANETA, F. (2019). Entrepreneurship and gender pay gap. Invited presentation at Università della Svizzera italiana, Lugano, Switzerland.
CASTELLANETA, F. (2019). Entrepreneurship and gender pay-gap. Invited presentation at LUMSA Rome, Rome, Italy.
CASTELLANETA, F. (2019). Entrepreneurship and gender gap pay.  Global University Network – LUM Bari, Bari, Italy.
CASTELLANETA, F. (2018). Entrepreneurship and gender gap pay.  IDEA workshop, Valbonne, France.
CASTELLANETA, F. (2018). Entrepreneurship and gender gap pay.  Bocconi University, Milan, Italy.
CASTELLANETA, F. (2018). Entrepreneurship and gender pay gap. Invited presentation at Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen, Denmark.
CASTELLANETA, F. (2017). The disadvantage of incomplete feedback: evidence from private equity-backed buyouts. Invited presentation at LUISS Business School, Rome, Italy.
CASTELLANETA, F. (2016). The disadvantage of incomplete feedback: evidence from private equity-backed buyouts. Invited presentation at Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy.
CASTELLANETA, F. (2016). The disadvantage of incomplete feedback: evidence from private equity-backed buyouts. Invited presentation at University of Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands.
CASTELLANETA, F. (2015). Trade Secret Protection and the Geography of Venture Capital Investments: Evidence from the Inevitable Disclosure Doctrine. Invited presentation at Druid, Rome, Italy.
CASTELLANETA, F. (2014). The effect of trade secret protection on venture capital investments: Evidence from the inevitable disclosure doctrine.  Darden & Cambridge Judge Conference, Cambridge, United Kingdom.
CASTELLANETA, F. (2014). Money secrets: How does trade secret legal protection affect firm market value? Evidence from the Uniform Trade Secret Act. Invited presentation at AOM (Academy of Management), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
CASTELLANETA, F. (2014). The dimensions of experiential learning in the management of activity load. Invited presentation at MIT (IFF Seminars), Boston, Massachusetts.
CASTELLANETA, F. (2013). The dimensions of experiential learning in the management of activity load. Invited presentation at ETH, Zurich, Switzerland.
Professional Service 
PhD supervision (students from other institutions)
2017:  Supervision of Riccardo Savio, Ph.D. student at Luiss Businss School (International).
2015:  Carlos Kemeny, Ph.D. student at Carnegie Mellon & Católica Lisbon (International).
Reviewer: Conference Paper
2016:  Reviewer for the Italian Research and University Evaluation Agency (International).
Reviewer: Reviewer for a Journal
2015:  Grant evaluation for Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) (International).