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Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

Research assistants (AR) | Internationalization of family firms

Francesco Debellis

+39 0471 013533

Faculty of Economics and Management
Universitätsplatz 1 - piazza Università, 1

Short bio

Francesco Debellis is postdoctoral researcher at the Centre for Family Business Management of University of Bozen.
After having worked as business consultant advising several Italian SMEs and start-ups, he got his PhD in Economics and Management at LUM Jean Monnet University in 2017. He also earned research and teaching experience during long-term visiting scholarships at CIBUL (Centre for International Business at University of Leeds, UK) and WIFU (Witten Institute for Familienunternehmen, DE), and other shorter experiences in prestigious Universities (e.g. Henley Business School, Reading, UK).
His research aims to bridge the literature on family business governance and internationalization.

Main Research Areas

Family Business, Internationalization, International Joint Ventures, Board of directors