Pietro is currently assistant professor at Florida International University. His research interests include auditing, corporate governance, social network analysis and private firms with an international flavor. He teaches international accounting to master in accounting students. He previously worked as an assistant professor at the University of South Florida and the University of Miami, where he taught cost accounting and intermediate accounting. He obtained his Ph.D. degree at IE Business School and his bachelor and master degrees at Bocconi University. Before joining academia, he worked in some accounting firms in Milan. He is licensed Chartered Accountant and Statutory Auditor in Italy.