Alfonso Gambardella is Professor of Corporate Management at Bocconi University. His research focuses on technology strategy. Along with publications in leading international journals, his book, Markets for Technology (with Ashish Arora and Andrea Fosfuri) is widely cited. He is a Fellow of the Strategic Management Society, served as Associate Editor of the Palgrave Encyclopedia of Strategic Management, and in 2015-16 was the Chair of the Business Policy and Strategy Division of the Academy of Management. He is Co-Editor of the Strategic Management Journal. He obtained his PhD from Stanford University.