Zerrillo, P., Phd
Dr. Zerrillo, joined Singapore Management University in 2010 as a professor. He holds a BBA from the University of Texas at Austin, where he was the recipient of the University’s “Most Outstanding Scholar Award.” After a 7 year career in the Finance industry, Dr. Zerrillo attended Northwestern University’s, J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Business earning his Ph.D. in marketing. His dissertation proposal won the international Institute for the Study of Business Markets (ISBM) award as the outstanding submission.
Dr. Zerrillo began his academic career at the University of Texas, where he won numerous teaching awards while teaching the marketing core, pricing, distribution and strategy courses at the masters level. Dr. Zerrillo’s teaching skills were well known around the world and he has designed and developed teaching preparation courses for faculty at numerous universities worldwide. Additionally, he has been chosen to deliver the graduation speech at universities on three separate continents.
Dr. Zerrillo went on to perform numerous administrative roles at the university becoming the Associate Dean for Graduate Studies, and The Associate Dean for Executive education. During his tenure he oversaw the creation and development of numerous programmes which were delivered in a variety of formats.
Dr. Zerrillo has taught at many U.S. and International Universities including, Ayoayam Gaukin University (Tokyo), Emory University’s Goizutta School of Business, Hebrew University (Jerusalem), IMADEC University (Vienna), Thammasat University (Bangkok), and Vanderbilt University’s Owen School of Business to name a few.
In addition to his academic duties, Dr. Zerrillo has a long history in consulting, having advised and worked with firms such as 3M, Accenture, Deloitte and Touche, LG, Motorola, Monitor consulting, Input-Output, Genentech, Baxter, Sequent Computer, Sea Gate Technology, Texas Instruments, and many more. Dr. Zerrillo has also been a founder of several start-up ventures and currently sits on the board of directors of several public and non-public firms.