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Dr Andrea Lagna Pronouns: He/him BA and MA (University of Turin), PhD (University of Sussex), FHEA (Loughborough University)

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Lecturer in International Management and Innovation

Dr Andrea Lagna is Lecturer in International Management and Innovation. He is part of the International Business, Strategy and Innovation (IBSI) group.

Andrea conducts qualitative and ethnographic research on fintech innovations. He is currently researching a) the role of fintech firms in financial inclusion initiatives; b) fintech innovations in capital markets. He has previously published work on the use of financial derivatives by governments and corporate organizations.

Andrea is the module leader for: ‘International Corporate Governance and Firms’ (BSc); ‘Fintech Innovations and Global Markets’ (MSc); ‘International Management’ (MBA).

You can follow him on Twitter and LinkedIn.

Key research areas:

• Information Systems
• Organization Theory
• Political Economy


• Fintech innovations
• Digitally enabled social innovations
• Strategic management of digital innovations


• Fintech sector
• Derivatives industry

Andrea is a member of Academy of Management (AOM) and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.