Dr. Guido Orzes is Assistant Professor in Management Engineering at the Free University of Bozen (Italy). He is also Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Exeter Business School (UK).
He obtained a PhD in Industrial Sciences and Information Technologies and a Master Degree in Management Engineering from the University of Udine (Italy).
Dr. Guido Orzes’s research interests concern international sourcing and manufacturing and their social and environmental implications. On these topics, has published more than 35 scientific works in leading operations management and international business journals (such as the International Journal of Operations and Production Management, the International Journal of Production Economics, the International Business Review, and the Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management) as well as in conference proceedings and books. He has also received the Chris Voss Best Paper Award at EurOMA 2017 with the paper “Entry Modes in reshoring strategies: an empirical analysis” (in cooperation with Wan L., Sartor M., Di Mauro C., Nassimbeni G.) and the 2015 Chris Voss Highly Commended Award at the 22nd European Operations Management Association (EurOMA) conference with the paper “Does social accountability pay off? An empirical investigation on the performance impact of SA8000” (in cooperation with Jia F., Sartor M., Nassimbeni G.).
Dr. Guido Orzes teaches “Introduction to Business Management” (Bachelor level) and “Industrial Accounting and Management” (Master level) at the Free University of Bozen and has taught a number of lectures, seminars, and short modules on strategy and quality management topics at the University of Udine and at other Italian higher education institutions (IAL FVG, Consorzio Friuli Formazione, ENAIP Fvg).
Dr. Guido Orzes has been involved in the European Reshoring Monitor, a three years project funded by European Union agency EUROFOUND which aims to study the reshoring phenomenon in Europe.
He has also taken part to a number of applied research projects for leading companies, including Brovedani Group, DL Radiators, UNIQA Protezione, Atel, Global Garden Products.anagement: An International Journal, Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management, Production Planning and Control, Operations Management Review, and Journal of Globalisation and Small Business.
Dr. Guido Orzes has attended, presented his researches and been discussant and session chair at many national and international conferences, including International Purchasing and Supply Education and Research (IPSERA), European Operations Management (EurOMA), European Decision Sciences Institute (EDSI), Italian Association of Management Engineering.
Dr. Guido Orzes is Associate Editor of the Electronic Journal of Business Research Methods and has been reviewer for leading international journals, including International Journal of Operations and Production Management, Supply Chain Management: An International Journal, Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management, Production Planning and Control, Operations Management Review, and Journal of Globalisation and Small Business.