Martina Montauti

Martina Montauti

Martina Montauti

Prof. PhD

Assistant Professor of Strategic and International Management

Dufourstrasse 40a
Büro 4-209
9000 St Gallen
Fields of research

Competitive strategy

Organization theory

Market identity

Social evaluation

  • 2015: PhD in Economics (major: Management), USI Lugano (Switzerland)
  • 2004: MSc in Management of Information Systems, Bocconi University (Italy)
  • 2003: MA + MSc in Philosophy, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan (Italy)


Professional Career
  • 2015-2022: Assistant Professor of Strategy, IE Business School (Madrid, Spain)
  • 2010-2015: PhD student and research assistant, Università della Svizzera italiana (Lugano, Switzerland)
    • 2014-2015: Research assistant, Institute of Management, Università della Svizzera italiana
    • 2013: Visiting research scholar, Ross School of Business, Ann Arbor (USA)
  • 2009-2013: Research assistant, Centre for Organizational Research, Università della Svizzera italiana (Lugano, Switzerland)
  • 2006-2009: Analyst and researcher, Micron Foundation, Micron Technology Italia - now LFoundry Srl. (Avezzano, Italy)
  • 2005-2006: Researcher, Transcrime, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Milan, Italy)
Teaching Activities

University of St. Gallen:

  • Industry Evolution (BWL)
  • Making and Communicating Strategic Decisions: Opportunities and Challenges for Global Firms (BWL)
  • Stakeholder-based Strategies (BWL)
  • Research in Management (SIM)

Prior teaching experience (2015-2022):

  • Competitive Strategy, IE Business School (Master in Management)
  • Strategy, IE Business School (International MBA)
  • Strategy, IE Business School (DBA)
  • Readings in Strategy, IE Business School (PhD)
  • Topics in Strategy, IE Business School (PhD)
Editorial Board

Organization Science (Editorial Board Member)

Alexandria Forschungsteam

Michele Piazzai, Min Liu