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FABIO QUARATO

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Lecturer
Department of Management and Technology
 

Courses a.y. 2020/2021

20123 SISTEMI DI CORPORATE GOVERNANCE / CORPORATE GOVERNANCE
20129 FINANZA STRATEGICA [STRATEGIC FINANCE]
30060 ECONOMIA AZIENDALE E GESTIONE DELLE IMPRESE / MANAGEMENT
50013 ECONOMIA AZIENDALE E BILANCIO - MODULO 1 (ECONOMIA AZIENDALE) [MANAGEMENT AND ACCOUNTING - MODULE 1 (MANAGEMENT)]

Courses previous a.y.


Biographical note

Graduated in Administration, Finance and Control (AFC) at Bocconi University. PhD in Management and Technology at the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore


Academic CV

Lecturer at the Department of Management and Technology, Bocconi University.

Managing Director of the AIDAF-EY Chair in Strategic Management in Family Business in memory of Alberto Falck, Bocconi University

Responsible (together with Prof. Corbetta) of the AUB Observatory (AIDAF-Unicredit-Chamber of Commerce of Milan-Borsa Italiana-Bocconi University) on all Italian family businesses with revenues above 20 Ml / Euro (about 10,000 companies)

Visiting Scholar at WI-FU - Witten Institute for Family Firms, Witten / Herdecke University, Germany (2015).

Fellow of ITFERA (Italian Family Enterprise Research Academy) and AIDEA (Italian Academy of Business Economics)


Research areas

Corporate strategy. Government and management of family-owned businesses. Corporate governance: characteristics, functioning and evaluation of the boards of directors.


Publications



SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Research articles

Miller, D., Amore, M.D., Le-Breton Miller, I., Minichilli A. & Quarato, F. (2018). Strategic Distinctiveness in Family Firms: Firm institutional heterogeneity and configurational multidimensionality, Journal of Family Business Strategy, 9(1), 16-26.

Quarato, F. (2018). I gruppi familiari al microscopio. Una catena di controllo corta e trasparente e strutture di governance semplici sono sinonimo di maggiore efficienza. Economia & Management, 2, 16-21.

Cambrea, D.R., Lussana, G., Quarato, F., & Varacca Capello, P. (2017). Top management team diversity and firm performance. Corporate Ownership & Control, 15(1-2), 325-340. 

Quarato, F. (2017). The long-term horizon of family firms in M&A: The impact on research investments and debt maturity structure. Corporate Ownership & Control, 15(1), 108-122

Cambrea, D.R., Guarneri, L & Quarato F. (2017) The Role of Family Control and Growth Opportunity in Affecting the Investment-Cash Flow Sensitivity, European Journal of Economics, Finance and Administrative Sciences, 95, 31-44

 

Research Report

Corbetta, G., Minichilli, A. e Quarato, F. (2011-2012-2013-2014-2015-2016-2017-2018-2019), “Annual report on Italian family firms”, AUB Observatory (AIdAF-Unicredit-Bocconi)

Corbetta, G., Minichilli, A., Quarato F. e Rizzi, F. (2014), ‘L'industria creativa. Quando la familiarità diventa un punto di forza”, in AA.VV. “Milano Produttiva”, Guerini & Associati Publisher.

Airoldi, G., Benedini, A., Quarato, F., Saini, S. & Scannavini, R. (2014), “Le imprese milanesi. Struttura e dinamica reddituale. Periodo 2007-2012”, Assolombarda-Bocconi Observatory

Corbetta, G., Minichilli, A. & Quarato F. (2013), ‘Successione al vertice in tempi di crisi”, in AA.VV. ‘Impresa e Stato’, Guerini & Associati Publisher

Airoldi, G., Benedini, A., Negri, V., Quarato, F., Saini, S. & Scannavini, R. (2013), “Le imprese milanesi. Struttura e dinamica reddituale. Periodo 2007-2011”, Assolombarda-Bocconi Observatory

Corbetta, G., Minichilli, A., Quarato F. & Hoz, M. (2013), ‘Il ruolo del private equity: gli effetti sulle aziende italiane e milanesi”, in AA.VV. “Milano Produttiva”, Guerini & Associati Publisher

Corbetta, G., Minichilli, A. & Quarato F. (2012), ‘Crisi finanziaria e cessione del controllo nelle aziende familiari milanesi: percezione e realtà”, in AA.VV. ‘Milano Produttiva’, Bruno Mondadori Publisher

Airoldi, G., Fabi, G., Negri, V. & Quarato F. (2012), “Le strutture e le dinamiche reddituali delle imprese milanesi nel triennio 2008-2010”, Assolombarda-Bocconi Observatory

Airoldi, G., Negri, V., Quarato, F. & Saini, S. (2012), “Le imprese che mancano all’appello. Cessazioni e incorporazioni”, Assolombarda-Bocconi Observatory

Corbetta, G., Minichilli, A. & Quarato F. (2011), ‘Le aziende familiari milanesi attraverso la crisi’, in AA.VV. ‘Milano Produttiva’, Bruno Mondadori Publisher

Airoldi, G., Fabi, G., Negri, V. & Quarato F. (2011), “Imprese oltre la crisi. I percorsi strategici delle imprese milanesi: sessanta casi a confronto”, Assolombarda-Bocconi Observatory

 

International conferences

Pongelli, C., Calabrò, A., Minichilli, A., Quarato, F., & Corbetta, G., The Impact of Socioemotional Wealth and Vulnerabilities on Family Firms' Subsidiary Ownership Choice. 79th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Boston, Massachusetts, 9-13 August 2019.

D. Cambrea, P. Tenuta, F. Quarato, Y. Ponomareva. When is a more powerful leader better? Empirical evidence on CEO duality from family Italian listed. 10th International Research Meeting in Business and Management, IPAG Business School, Nice, France, 8-10 July 2019.

Pongelli, C., Calabrò, A., Minichilli, A., Quarato, F., & Corbetta, G. Alone or together? The impact of socioemotional wealth and vulnerabilities on family firms’ subsidiary ownership choices. Annual Conference EURAM, Lisbon, Portugal, 26-28 June 2019.

F.W. Lohe, F. Quarato & A. Calabrò. Worth taking the risk? Venturing risk in family firms and the role of family CEOs for international acquisistions from the SEW perspective. 2nd IFBRF - International Family Business Research Forum, University of Naples “Federico II”, Naples, Italy, September 15-17, 2016.

 

Books and teaching materials

Minichilli A., Quarato F. & Segreto, L. (2019), Principles of Corporate Governance, Egea, Milan.

Minichilli A., D’Amato I. & Quarato F. (2017), Role Playing “Telecom Italia Case”, for the MBA Business Case

Airoldi G., Minichilli A. & Quarato F. (2016), TIM 2016

Minichilli A. & Quarato F. (2016), Corporate governance e corporate strategy: quali relazioni?

Quarato F. (2013), L’alleanza strategica Fiat-Tata

Quarato F. (2013), Il Gruppo Accor

 

Awards

Best Paper Award in Management. CEO duality, firm performance and economic crisis. The moderating role of family control. 10th International Research Meeting in Business and Management, IPAG Business School, Nice, France, 8-10 July 2019.

Nominee "Best Paper Award" Family Business SIG. Annual Conference EURAM, Lisbon, Portugal, 26-28 June 2019.Alone or Together? The Impact of Socioemotional Wealth and Vulnerabilities on Family Firms’ Subsidiary Ownership Choices

Best research proposal, 1st International Family Business Research Forum, 12th-13th June, 2015.

 

Main Research Projects

AUB Observatory on Italian family firms (scientific coordinator: Prof. G. Corbetta) (2009, 2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015,2016,2017,2018, 2019).

Knowledge Center “Small and medium enterprises” - SDA Bocconi (scientific coordinator: Prof. F. Visconti)

Research funded by the Ministry for Education, University and Research (MIUR): “Le dimensioni dell’imprenditorialità: persone, relazioni, valore” (scientific coordinator: Prof. P. Gubitta) (2009-2012).

EntER Research project (Centre for research on entrepreneurship and entrepreneurs) funded by Assolombarda: “Imprese in crisi” (scientific coordinator: Prof. G. Airoldi) (2012).

EntER Research project (Centre for research on entrepreneurship and entrepreneurs) funded by Ernst&Young: “Le holding dei gruppi italiani a controllo familiare” (scientific coordinator: Prof. G. Corbetta) (2011).

EntER Research project (Centre for research on entrepreneurship and entrepreneurs) funded by Assolombarda: “Imprese oltre la crisi” (scientific coordinator: Prof. G. Airoldi) (2011).

SDA Bocconi Research project: ‘Models and Governance of State-Owned Enterprises’ (scientific coordinator: Prof. G. Valotti) (2010).