Pietro Micheli is Professor of Business Performance and Innovation at the Warwick Business School and Visiting Professor at the School of Economics, Management and Statistics of the University of Bologna. He was Senior lecturer in Organizational Performance at the Cranfield School of Management and Researcher at the AIM (Advance Institute of Management) in London. From 2009 to 2011 he was Director of the Italian Commission for the evaluation of the public sector in Rome. He has collaborated with over 60 organisations, both public and private. Currently his research activity focuses on two areas: Design thinking and Innovation Management and Strategy execution and performance management.