Sandro Castaldo is Full Professor of Management at Bocconi University and Liason Officer at SDA Bocconi School of Management. He is Secretary of the Italian Management Society (SIMA) and Board Member of the First International Network on Trust (FINT). He teaches in several Master courses and Master of Science degrees (e.g. Full Time MBA, Master of Science in Marketing, Executive Master in Marketing and Sales).
His current research investigates mainly the topic of trust in market relationships and channel strategy. He is recently studying the relationship between Diversity and Inclusion behaviors and brand trust in consumers’ perceptions. He has been visiting professor at University of Florida, Florida State University, Esade, IESE, Rotterdam School of Management, and Università Autonoma of Barcellona. He is the author of many articles published on international journals such as Journal of Business Ethics, Industrial Marketing Management, The International Review of Retail, Distribution and Consumer Research, Journal of Retailing & Consumer Services, International Journal of Electronic Commerce, and more than ten books, among others: “Trust in market relationships” and “Channel and Retail Marketing”, Edward Elgar. He is member of the Editorial Review Board of Journal of Trust Research and acts as ad hoc reviewer for many journals.