Luca Gelsomino, researcher
Luca Gelsomino has been a senior researcher at Windesheim University of Applied Sciences since 2016. He is also an Assistant Professor at the University of Groningen, as well as the Academic Director of the Supply Chain Finance Community
Luca Gelsomino's research focuses on supply chain finance, especially in studying the interface between finance, logistics and supply chain management, the involvement of Logistics Service Providers in supply chain finance and the role of technology in innovating the supply chain finance market
Luca graduated in 2012 in Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering from Politecnico di Milano, with a research focus on Logistics and Supply Chain Management. He received a PhD with merit from the same institution in 2016, with a thesis titled: 'Measuring the financial performance of supply chains for the optimal adoption of supply chain finance schemes.'
Luca has published several international scientific journal articles on different themes related to supply chain finance. He has also led international research projects, most notably on the role of Logistics Service Providers in offering financial services in Europe, and coordinates several research projects with large corporates and supply chain finance providers.