Cristiano Giordano is a senior lecturer in the fields of Economics, Finance and Statistics, at the International Finance Management and Control program at The Hague University (THUAS). Additionally, he is a researcher for the research group New Finance at THUAS. His research contributes to foster the transition of the financial sector towards more socially attentive and economically sustainable models. Previously to these positions, Cristiano worked as analyst for Dutch Development Bank (FMO) in the Corporate Governance Team, evaluating FMO's governance strategy with its investee companies, business failure related to corporate governance, and helped improving CG risk screening tools. Cristiano holds a Master in Policy Economics from Erasmus University Rotterdam, with a focus on quantitative policy analysis and development economics.