Andrea Masini holds a Ph.D. in Management from INSEAD (France). Andrea was Assistant Professor of Operations and Technology Management at the London Business School and is Faculty Director at HEC Paris. He has a background in mechanical engineering and environmental management. Andrea conducts interdisciplinary research to study the operational and organizational impact of technological innovations, with a particular emphasis on ICT, renewable energy technologies and sustainability issues. His recent work has been published on M&SOM, the Journal of Operations Management and Energy Policy. He has taught courses on Operations Management, Supply Chain Management and Technology Strategy at the MBA, executive as well as at the Ph.D. level. He also consults for private and public organizations on themes related to process optimization, ICT and technological innovation.