Vincenzo Butticè

Vincenzo Butticè


Vincenzo Butticè is a co-founder of Bureau of Entrepreneurial Finance. He is Assistant Professor at the School of Management of Politecnico di Milano. He has been a visiting scholar at the Copenhagen Business School, at the Indiana University Purdue University of Indiana, at ShanghaiTech University, and at Trinity College Dublin. His main research interest is on entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial finance. His research has appeared in Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, Journal of Corporate Finance, and Research Policy, among others. He teaches Energy Economics in the M.Sc. in energy economics and Business Data Analytics, in the B.Sc. in Management Engineering at Politecnico di Milano. He is also lecturer of entrepreneurial finance at the MIP School of Management. He is vice-director of the Climate Finance Observatory and senior researcher of the Drone Observatory at Politecnico di Milano.



Butticè, Vincenzo and Diego Useche. 2022. Crowdfunding to Overcome the Immigrant Entrepreneurs’ Liability of Outsidership: the Role of Internal Social Capital. Small Business Economics. 59, 1519-1540.

Butticè, Vincenzo, Annalisa Croce, and Elisa Ughetto. 2022. Gender Diversity, Role Congruity and the Success of VC Investments. Entrepreneurship, Theory and Practice.


Butticè, Vincenzo, and Silvio Vismara. 2021. “Inclusive Digital Finance: The Industry of Equity Crowdfunding.” The Journal of Technology Transfer 47: 1224-1241

Butticè, Vincenzo, Francesca Di Pietro, and Francesca Tenca. 2021. “They do not Look Alike: What Kind of Private Investors do Equity Crowdfunded Firms Attract?” The Journal of Technology Transfer.

Butticè, Vincenzo, Veroniek Collewaert, Silvia Stroe, Tom Vanacker, Silvio Vismara, and Xavier Walthoff-Borm. 2021. “Equity Crowdfunders’ Human Capital and Signal Set Formation: Evidence From Eye Tracking.” Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice 46(5): 1317-1343

Butticè, Vincenzo, Annalisa Croce, and Elisa Ughetto. 2021. “Network Dynamics in Business Angel Group Investment Decisions.” Journal of Corporate Finance 66 (February): 101812.

Butticè, Vincenzo, and Elisa Ughetto. 2021. “What, Where, Who, and How? A Bibliometric Study of Crowdfunding Research.” IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 1–22.


Butticè, Vincenzo, Francesca Di Pietro, and Francesca Tenca. 2020. “Is Equity Crowdfunding Always Good? Deal Structure and the Attraction of Venture Capital Investors.” Journal of Corporate Finance 65 (December): 101773.

Butticè, Vincenzo, and Douglas Noonan. 2020. “Active Backers, Product Commercialisation and Product Quality after a Crowdfunding Campaign: A Comparison between First-Time and Repeated Entrepreneurs.” International Small Business Journal: Researching Entrepreneurship 38 (2): 111–34.

Pietro, Francesca Di, and Vincenzo Butticè. 2020. “Institutional Characteristics and the Development of Crowdfunding across Countries.” International Review of Financial Analysis 71 (October): 101543.

Butticè, Vincenzo, and Paola Rovelli. 2020. “‘Fund Me, I Am Fabulous!’ Do Narcissistic Entrepreneurs Succeed or Fail in Crowdfunding?” Personality and Individual Differences 162 (August): 110037.

Butticè, Vincenzo, Federico Caviggioli, Chiara Franzoni, Giuseppe Scellato, Piotr Stryszowski, and Nikolaus Thumm. 2020. “Counterfeiting in Digital Technologies: An Empirical Analysis of the Economic Performance and Innovative Activities of Affected Companies.” Research Policy 49 (5): 103959.

Rovelli, Paola, and Vincenzo Butticè. 2020. “On the Organizational Design of Entrepreneurial Ventures: The Configurations of the Entrepreneurial Team.” Journal of Industrial and Business Economics 47 (2): 243–69.


Butticè, Vincenzo, Massimo G. Colombo, Elena Fumagalli, and Carlotta Orsenigo. 2019. “Green Oriented Crowdfunding Campaigns: Their Characteristics and Diffusion in Different Institutional Settings.” Technological Forecasting and Social Change 141 (April): 85–97.


Butticè, Vincenzo, Carlotta Orsenigo, and Mike Wright. 2018. “The Effect of Information Asymmetries on Serial Crowdfunding and Campaign Success.” Economia e Politica Industriale 45 (2): 143–73.


Butticè, Vincenzo, Massimo G. Colombo, and Mike Wright. 2017. “Serial Crowdfunding, Social Capital, and Project Success.” Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice 41 (2): 183–207.