Research Team

The project is carried out in close collaboration with a number of partners. 

The CBS Research Team consists of 9 researchers based in the Department of Operations Management at the Copenhagen Business School. 


Cristiana Parisi

Project Coordinator

Cristiana Parisi is Associate Professor at the Department of Operations Management at Copenhagen Business School.

Her research centres around the area of management accounting, mainly focusing on the conditions and consequences of the implementation of management control technologies within organisations. Her research interests are interdisciplinary, and they are both qualitative and quantitative in nature. Cristiana’s work explores the pervasive and enabling characteristics of performance management practices and spans the areas of sustainability accounting and knowledge management with a specific focus on intellectual capital accounting.

She is the Project Coordinator for REFLOW.

Jan Mouritsen

Scientific Manager

Jan is Professor of Management Control at Copenhagen Business School. He holds a PhD from Copenhagen Business School.

His research is oriented towards understanding the role of Management Technologies and Management Control in various organisational and social contexts. He focuses on empirical research and attempts to develop new ways of understanding the role and effects of controls and financial information in organisations and society. He is interested in translations and interpretations made of (numerical) representations (e.g. as in budgets, financial reports, non-financial indicators and profitability analysis) throughout the contexts they help to illuminate. His interests include Intellectual Capital and Knowledge Management, Technology Management, Operations Management, New Accounting and Management Control. Jan is currently an editorial board member of a series of academic journals in the various areas of management and business research including accounting, operations management, IT and knowledge management.

Jan is the Scientific Manager for REFLOW. 

Juliana Hsuan

Ethical Manager

Juliana is a Professor at the Department of Operations Management at Copenhagen Business School. She obtained her Ph.D. degree in Operations Management from Copenhagen Business School (CBS) and Licentiate of Science degree in Logistics from Helsinki School of Economics, Finland.

She was an automotive design engineer as well as an executive trainee (with Motorola in U.S.A.) before joining the academia. Juliana has a deep understanding of several cultures including American, South American, Asian, and European cultures. She is fluent in the following languages:  English, Portuguese, Spanish, Chinese, and Danish (conversational). She is also on the board of various academic associations. She has written two books and her research has been published in reputable international journals. 

Juliana is the Ethical Manager for REFLOW. 

Leonardo Santiago

Quality Manager

Leonardo is Associate Professor and Academic Co-Director of BiS Martime at Copenhagen Business School. 

His interests include the following areas: managerial economics, innovation and technology management, logistics and supply chain innovation, supply chain strategies, decision under uncertainty.

Leonardo is the Quality Manager for REFLOW.

Lotta Lichtenberger

project administrator

Lotta holds a Master’s in Management of Innovation and Business Development from the Copenhagen Business School.

Before joining CBS professionally, she worked on EU Innovation Projects and corporate-startup collaborations in various fields.  Her experience and interests lie in the area of renewable energy, circular economy, and legal technology. She is passionate about sustainability, innovation, and nature.

Lotta is the Project Administrator for REFLOW. She is the centre of communication for the stakeholders involved in the project, and manages the project’s progress, tasks, and deliverables. 

Anestis Keremis

Assistant Profesor

Anestis is a PhD Fellow in corporate anti-corruption supported by the Sino-Danish Center for Education and Research.

His work revolves around how anti-corruption is practiced in multinational companies in line with globalization processes. He draws on cultural theories of socio-material practices to examine the thoughts, sayings, feelings, and doings of compliance officers and understand how these shape and are being shaped by the anti-corruption industry.

Anestis is the Assistant Professor for REFLOW. 

Veronia Chesi

Academic Officer

Veronica holds a Master’s of Science in Agricultural Science and Technology from the University of Torino, Italy. She later received a Master’s degree in European Project Management, an online specialisation course in Strategy Management and Innovation at the Copenhagen Business School. 

Before joining the REFLOW Team at CBS, Veronica worked as a project manager for non-profit international organisations and profit companies, primarily in the agri-food business. She has gained extensive experience in EU projects, mainly Horizon 2020. Veronica specialises in new product development, primary production value chains and sustainability. 

Veronica works as an Academic Officer for REFLOW. She is the centre of communication for the stakeholders involved in the project, and manages the project’s progress, tasks, and deliverables. 

Justyna Bekier

phd fellow

Justyna holds a Master’s in International Business and Politics from the Copenhagen Business School. She is currently a PhD Fellow at the Department of Operations Management working with the REFLOW project.


Her research experience has involved writing her Master’s thesis investigating the drivers and challenges of Circular Economy implementation in the construction industry. Currently, Justyna’s research focuses on the development of reporting practices in the context of Circular Economy implementation in a multi-stakeholder environment. Prior to joining the REFLOW team at CBS, she gained experience within both the NGO and private sectors, assisting in developing partnerships across sectors, working closely with multi-stakeholder projects, and working as a project manager and consultant within network analysis.

Andrea Beye

PhD Fellow

Andrea is currently a PhD Fellow at the Department of Operations Management at the Copenhagen Business School, working with the REFLOW project.

His research focuses on Accounting for Sustainable Development, Circular Economy and Social Impact within the setting of the EU funded REFLOW project. Andrea is also involved in supporting the coordination and management of the project. Outside of REFLOW, he is involved in teaching the MSc course in Management Control and Finance here at CBS.

Erika Hayashi

Student Assistant

Erika holds a Bachelor’s in Urban and Regional Planning and is currently completing her Master’s in Human Geography at the University of Copenhagen.

Erika is a Student Assistant for REFLOW. 

Anna Schmid

Student Assistant

Anna holds a Bachelor’s in Media and Communication and is currently doing her Master’s in Communication and Business at Roskilde University.

Anna is a Student Assistant for REFLOW.