Francina Orfila is a Professor at University of the Balearic Islands. She has been a visiting researcher in Universidad Carlos III (Madrid-Spain), Roskilde University Center (Denmark) and Innsbruck University (Austria). She received a Doctorate in Business Administration at Universitat de les Illes Balears, Spain, in 2003. Her research includes managerial and corporate economics with a special focus on technological change, innovation and environmental management in the services and tourism industries. She has authored scholarly publications mainly in JCR ranked journals (e.g., Research Policy, Omega or Tourism Management). She takes part in competitive national and regional research projects.