Cristiano is professor of Accounting and Integrated Reporting both at the Luiss University, Rome, and the University of Roehampton, London. After his PhD (management accounting) at the University of Manchester, UK, Cristiano has hold positions in US (Babson College, Boston, University of Southern California, Los Angeles), UK (Manchester Business School), Irish (National University of Ireland, Galway) and Italian universities (University of Siena). Cristiano research interests are in the field of management accounting, performance measurement, as well as integrated thinking and reporting. He is currently working on a CIMA funded project on "Practicing Integrated Thinking & Reporting: the role of Management Accountants". Cristiano has recently been appointed by the IIRC as Chair of the Academic Network Support Group.