Silvana Signori is Full Professor at the University of Bergamo – Department of Management. She holds a PhD in Business Administration and Strategies with a dissertation on ‘Ethical Investors’. Her main areas of research are ethical investments, business ethics and corporate social responsibility, sustainability governance and accountability, stakeholders and new forms of activism (shareholder and consumer activism). She is one of the founder members of the Italian chapter of EBEN (European Business Ethics Network) of which she is now the President and member of the European ex-com. She is member of the Board of Directors of CESC (Centre for Economic and Social Dynamics and Cooperation) at University of Bergamo and member of the Food Policy Council of the Municipality of Bergamo.