Associate Professor

  • Business & Society Department

Research Domains

Supply Chain Management
Operations management

Curriculum vitae

PhD in Management Engineering
University of Padova, Italy (2012)

Master's Degree in Management Engineering
University of Udine, Italy (2008)

Bachelor's Degree in Management Engineering
University of Udine, Italy (2005)



DE GIACOMO, M., TESTA, F., IRALDO, F., FORMENTINI, M. (2018) . Does Green Public Procurement Lead to Life Cycle Costing adoption?, Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management


FORMENTINI, M., TATICCHI, P. (2016) . Corporate sustainability approaches and governance mechanisms in sustainable supply chain management, Journal of Cleaner Production, 112 (3), 1920-1933

FORMENTINI, M., ROMANO, P. (2016) . Towards supply chain collaboration in B2B pricing: A critical literature review and research agenda, International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 36 (7), 734-756

TANG, C., SODHI, M., FORMENTINI, M. (2016) . An analysis of partially-guaranteed-price contracts between farmers and agri-food companies, European Journal of Operational Research, 254 (3), 1063-1073


DANESE, P., ROMANO, P., FORMENTINI, M. (2013) . The impact of supply chain integration on responsiveness: The moderating effect of using an international supplier network, Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 49 (1), 125-140


ROMANO, P., FORMENTINI, M. (2012) . Designing and implementing open book accounting in buyer–supplier dyads: A framework for supplier selection and motivation, International Journal of Production Economics, 137 (1), 68-83


FORMENTINI, M., ROMANO, P. (2011) . Using value analysis to support knowledge transfer in the multi-project setting, International Journal of Production Economics, 131 (2), 545-560


ROMANO, P., FORMENTINI, M., BANDERA, C., TOMASELLA, M. (2010) . Value analysis as a decision support tool in cruise ship design, International Journal of Production Research, 48 (23), 6939-6958

FORMENTINI, M., SODHI, M., & TANG, C. (2016). The Evolution of Barilla’s Durum Wheat Supply Chain Contracts for Triple Bottom Line Benefits. In Raffaella Cagliano , Federico F. A. Caniato , Christopher G. Worley (Eds.), Organizing Supply Chain Processes for Sustainable Innovation in the Agri-Food Industry (Organizing for Sustainable Effectiveness) (pp. 109 - 126). Emerald Group Publishing.

ROMANO, P., & FORMENTINI, M. (2013). Incentives for Cost Transparency Implementation: A Framework from an Action Research. In Giannoccaro I. (Ed.), Behavioral Issues in Operations Management (pp. 159-177). Springer.

FORMENTINI, M., LOLLI, M., & DE TONI, A. (2012). Designing and Implementing a Web Platform to Support SMEs in Collaborative Product Development. In Christos Emmanouilidis, Marco Taisch, Dimitris Kiritsis (Eds.), Advances in Production Management Systems. Competitive Manufacturing for Innovative Products and Services. Springer.


FORMENTINI, M., & ROMANO, P. (2012). L'Analisi del Valore come strumento di supporto alle decisioni : un'esperienza applicativa nella cantieristica navale. Finanza, Marketing e Produzione, pp. 117-146.

Scientific activities

Reviewer for an academic journal :

  • the International Journal of Production Economics (IJPE)
  • Computers and Industrial Engineering (CAIE)
  • Journal of Cleaner Production (JCLP)
  • International Journal of Operations & Production Management (IJOPM)
  • Production & Operations Management (POM)
  • Supply Chain Management: an International Journal (SCM:IJ)
  • International Journal of Management Reviews (IJMR)
  • Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management (JPSM)
  • Journal of Business Ethics (JBE)
  • British Journal of Management

Member of an academic association :

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
  • EurOMA - European Operations Management Association
  • POMS - Production and Operations Management Society
  • Academy of Management

Awards and Honors

  • The Dean's Award for Outstanding Contribution to Research , 2016