Luca Berchicci is an associate professor at the Strategy and Entrepreneurship department, at the Rotterdam School of Management (Erasmus University). He received his Ph.D. at the Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering of Delft University of Technology. He worked as research fellow at Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne. (EPFL) His primary interest lies at the intersection of strategy, entrepreneurship and innovation. His research investigates how managers source, develop, exploit and transfer firm’s capabilities to achieve greater firm’s performance. His research also considers how firms acquire capabilities that allow them to improve their performance relative to new criteria. With growing demands on firms to improve their social and environmental performance, this research is of increasing importance. His research has been published in journals such as Strategic Management Journal, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Research Policy, Industrial and Corporate Change, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, Journal Product Innovation Management, and Academy of Management Annals.