Lucrezia Nava


 Lucrezia joined the University of Cambridge Judge Business School as a Research Associate to support a European Union funded project aiming at assessing the realistic potential of negative emissions technologies and practices (NETPs), with a focus on investigating the stakeholders’ perceptions about NETPs.


She holds undergraduate and Masters’ degrees inManagement and International Management from Bocconi University in Milan and CEMS Master in International Management and she is currently completing her PhD in Management Sciences at Esade Business School in Barcelona, in the department of Society, Politics and Sustainability. 


In her PhD, Lucrezia studied how organisational members interpret and respond to the natural environmental stimuli such as climate change or natural disasters, using both qualitative and quantitative methods. Her study contexts have been cocoa producers in Brazil and Japanese companies.


ESADE Business School,

PhD in Management Sciences                              

Barcelona, Spain, Sep 2018 – May 2021 (e) 
Visiting Researcher at Babson College, Babson Park, MA                                          

Babson Park, MA, Aug 2019 - Nov 2019 
Research interest: Diffusion of Sustainable Practices, Sustainable Agriculture, Climate Risk Adaptation and Response PhD Thesis Topic: How nature and its elements affect organizational practices and strategy, using both quantitative (OLS, SEM, PLSSEM) and qualitative methods (Content Analysis, Thematic Analysis, Inductive Coding) 

ESADE Business School,

Master of Research in Management Sciences                

Barcelona, Spain, Sep 2017 – Oct 2018

Competitive Grant: Ermenegildo Zegna Scholarship 


Master in International Management              

Spain, Italy, India, Poland, Austria, Sep 2015 – Nov 2017    


Master of Sciences in International Management            

Milan, Italy, Sep 2014 – Apr 2017  
Graduated cum Laude


Bachelor in Economics, Management and Finance                  

Milan, Italy, Sep 2011 – Oct 2014 
cum Laude
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SANTA CRUZ, Exchange Program                 

Santa Cruz, California, Sep – Dec 2013