Prof.Alberto

Vice-Rector for Development, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy
SDA Professor of Operations and Technology Management
Full Professor of Production and Operations Management at Bocconi University, Milan, Italy

Degree in Business Administration, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy, 1983

Prof. Alberto Grando SDA Professor of Operations and Technology Management. Born April 11th, 1957. Degree in Business Administration from Università Bocconi. ITP received from the London Graduate School of Business Studies. Full Professor of Operations Management; since 2012 Vice Rector for Development, Università Bocconi; 2006-2012, Dean of the SDA Bocconi School of Management. Senior faculty member in the Operations and Technology Management Unit at SDA Bocconi School of Management. He has been member of the Interfaculty Group International Logistics of CEMS Community of European Management Schools and member of the scientific committee of Service Innovation and Sourcing Chair (Logistics, Production and Service Department) at ESSEC School of Management, Paris. He is Visiting Professor of Operations Management at Cranfield School of Management, Cranfield University (UK). He is Board Member of EFMD European Foundation for Management Development and of EABIS The Association of Business in Society; he seats in the Scientific Board of GERGAS, Center for Research on Health and Social care Management, Bocconi University, and in International Advisory Boards and Scientific Committees of International and National Institutions.

  • Production and Operations Management
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Manufacturing Performances Measurement

Books

  • Krajewski L.J., Ritzman L.P., Malhorta M.K., Grando A. Secchi R. (2015), Supply Chain Management. Strategie, processi, performance, Pearson, Milano pp. 1 – 310.

Conference papers

  • Belvedere, V., Grando, A., Ronen, B., <>, in Behavioral Issues in Operations Management, (a cura di Giannoccaro, I.), Springer, pp. 125-139; 2013
  • Belvedere, V., Grando, A., Ronen, B., <>, in Behavioral Issues in Operations Management, (a cura di Giannoccaro, I.), Springer, pp. 125-139; 2013

Books

  • Baglieri E., Bruno M., Grando A., E. Vasconcellos (2014), Innovation process in the automobile MNCs: implications for the role of international subsidiaries, International journal of Automotive technology and management, Vol. 14, n.1, pp. 82-98.
  • Belvedere, V., Bielli, P., Grando, A., A quantitative investigation of the role of the information and communication technologies in the implementation of a product-service system, <>, vol. 51, n. 2, Gennaio, pp. 410-426; 2013
  • Belvedere, V., Grando, A., Papadimitriou, T., The Responsiveness of Italian Small-to-medium sized plants: dimensions and determinants, <>, vol. 48, n. 21, pp. 6481-6498; 2010
  • Baglieri, E., Bruno, M., Grando, A., Vasconcellos, E., , The parentsubsidiary relationship. International technology cooperation: The FIAR Auto Case, <>, vol. 7, n. 3, pp. 196-216; 2010
  • Cigolini, R., Grando, A., Modelling plant capacity and productivity: the multi-machine case, <>, vol. 20, n.1, pp. 30-39; 2009
  • Belvedere, V., Grando, A., Exploiting the balanced scorecard in the Operations Department. The Ducati Motor Holding Case, <>, vol. 19, n.5, pp. 495-507, 2008
  • Grando, A., Tapiero, C., Risk and Supply Chain, Special Issue: Performance and Risk Measurement: operations, logistics and supply chains, <>, vol. 9, n.3, pp. 199-212; 2008
  • Baglieri, V., Bruno, M.A.C., De Vasconcellos, E.P.G., Grando, A., Innovation management and competitiveness in business networks involving SMEs. Italian industrial districts, <>, vol. 5, n.2, pp. 112-131; 2008
  • Belvedere V., Grando, A., Tapiero, C., Operational Performances in Manufacturing and Service Industries. Conceptual framework and research agenda, Special Issue: Performance and risk measurement: operations, logistics and supply chains, <>, vol. 9, n.2, pp. 110-126; 2007
  • Cigolini, R., Grando, A., Modelling plant capacity and productivity: the multi-machine case, <>, vol. 5, n.3, pp. 206-228; 2007
  • Belvedere, V., Grando, A., District’s manufacturing performances: a comparison among large, small-to-medium sized and district enterprises, <>, vol. 104, n.1, pp. 85-99; 2006
  • Grando, A., Tapiero, C., Supply Risk and Inventory Outsourcing, <>, vol. 17, n.5, pp. 534-539; Luglio 2006
  • Grando, A., Turco, F., Plant Capacity and Productivity Measurement. Conceptual framework and a single-machine case, <>, vol. 16, n.3, pp. 309-322; 2005
  • Grando, A., Gosso ,M. , Electronic commerce and logistics: the last mile dilemma reference framework and simulation, <>, vol. 2, n.2, pp. 79-95; 2005
  • Belvedere, V., Grando, A., Implementing a pull system in batch/mix process industry through Theory of Constraints: a case study, <>, vol. 24, n.1, pp. 3-12; 2005
  • Grando, A., Gosso, M., Avoiding the e-commerce trap, <>, issue 18, Summer, pp. 48-51; 2004
  • Goffin, K., Grando, A., Szwejczewski, M., A systematic comparison of the manufacturing performance of engineering companies in Italy and UK, <>, vol. 5, n.1, pp. 73-90; 2003
  • Goffin, K., Grando, A., Szwejczewski, M., Italian and UK Manufacturing compared, <>, issue 11, Autumn, pp. 58-61; 2002
  • Goffin, K., Grando, A., Szwejczewski, M., International Best Factory Award: la ricerca dell’eccellenza in fabbrica, <>, n.1, January 2000
  • Grando, A., Sianesi, A., Supply Management: a vendor rating assessment, <>, Kluwer Academic Publisher, vol. 1, n.3, pp. 1-14; 1996

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