Giovanni Battista Dagnino is Chair of Management and Professor of Digital Strategy at the University of Rome LUMSA, Palermo Campus, Italy. Prior to joining LUMSA, he has spent over 20 years at the University of Catania, where was been member of the University Evaluation Commission, Deputy Chair, and Dean of Research of his Department. He is faculty member of the EIASM, Fellow of the SPS, and Friend of the EIB Institute. He has held visiting positions at Harvard Business School, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, Wharton School, London Business School, IE Business School, IESE Business School, Grenoble Ecole de Management, the University of Mannheim, and IAE Business School. He was co-chair of three SMS Conferences (Rome 2016, Rome 2010, and Catania 2007). He is on the editorial boards of various journals including AMR and SMJ. His current research revolves around coopetition strategy dynamics, the management of temporary advantage, hubris-driven strategies, and the relationships between strategy, governance, and entrepreneurship. He has authored/edited 13 books and several articles in leading international journals.