Valter Zocchi, PhD

University of Pisa, Family Business Office


Current teaching activities:


  • Qualified Associate Professor, holder of the chair of Strategy and Entrepreneurship – Università di Pisa
  • Professor of Family Business, Belarussian State University
  • Professor of Family Business, Minsk Innovation University

Previous teaching activities:

  • Professor of Family Business at University of Pisa, Urbino, Catolic University in Milano
  • University ,,Vita Salute San Raffaele” (Milano) and at University ,,Luis Guido Carli” in Rome
  • Lecturer at  Economics and Finance Ministry Higher School in Rome and in many foreign Universities (Balcan area, CIS countries, south east  Europe, Asia, south America)
  • Member of IFERA international academic network (International Family Enterprise Research Academy)


Current Professional Activities:

  • Owner of Family Business Office in Milan for strategic consulting to important family business in Italy, CIS countries, Asia and South America
  • Specialist consultant for family business and family holdings, banks, ministries and departments, business associations and entrepreneurial associations
  • Specialist consultant for law firms, chartered accountancy firms, Italian Courts, for family wealth assessment, litigations and arbitrates
  • Scientific Advisor at “Stepanovski, Papakul & Partners” attorneys at law in CIS countries
  • Founder of Centro Studi sull’impresa di famiglia “Di padre in figlio” (Family Business Research Centre “Father to son”, Milan)
  • Member of “Ministerial Committee for economic and fiscal politics concerning companies and labour market”, founded by Italian Government, Rome
  • Member of the Board of Directors and Auditor Committees for several family business
  • Member of the Board of Directors and Auditor Committees for several family business