Massimo Maoret is an Associate Professor in the Strategic Management Department at IESE Business School, and a European Commission Marie Curie Fellow. He received a Ph.D. in Management from Boston College in 2013; he is an active member of the Academy of Management and was also part of the Economic Sociology Work Group at the MIT Sloan School of Management between 2010 and 2013.
Massimo’s research focuses on how social networks Impact performance, innovation, organizational socialization and the social creation of culture. His work has appeared in multiple academic outlets, including Organization Science, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Organizational Behavior, Journal of Management Studies, Academy of Management Discoveries, Advances in Strategic Management and Research in the Sociology of Organizations. He currently serves in the Editorial Review Board of Organization Science, Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Management, Journal of Management Studies and Organization Studies.
At IESE, Massimo teaches Strategy Execution, Organizational Theory and Organizational Change, and Competitive Strategy (with a focus on the energy sector). He also teaches modules on Managing your Network and Getting Things Done at the Executive level, where he has offered customized modules for the Adecco Group, Boehringer Ingelheim, DOW Chemical, DSM, ERSTE, Faurecia, HARMAN, Henkel, Shiseido, UNICEF, UPS, WebSummit and XING.