Staff Photo of Lima Zhao

Associate Professor, NISCI
Research Affiliate, MIT CTL

Dr. Zhao is an Associate Professor of the MIT Global SCALE Network’s Ningbo China Institute for Supply Chain Innovation, and a Research Affiliate at MIT's Center for Transportation & Logistics. He received his doctorate degree in Supply Chain Management from WHU–Otto Beisheim School of Management, Germany, where he was Assistant Professor in Supply Chain Finance, and was a visiting scholar at Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.

His research interests include supply chain finance, global supply chain management, working capital management, supply chain digitalization, and risk management. He published a Springer book entitled “Supply Chain Finance," and several articles in top journals including POM, EJOR, Omega and CFO.