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 sustainability, business ethics and corporate social responsibility, sustainable and ethical investments, nonprofit organizations accounting and accountability, ethical consumers 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 is now the President. She is member of the Board of Directors of CESC (Centro sulle dinamiche economiche, sociali e della cooperazione) at University of Bergamo.