Ubaldo Comite was born in Cosenza, Italy, on June 14, 1971. He has a degree in Law (1994) and Economics (1996) at the University of Messina (Italy) and earned his PhD degree in Public Administration at the University of Calabria (Italy), in 2005. Currently, he is a professor of Health Management, Budget and Business Organization at the University of Calabria. Furthermore, he is a professor of Business Administration at the University 'Giustino Fortunato” (Italy). He has authored several book chapters and over 60 peer-reviewed journals/proceeding papers. He served as an International Program Committee member for several conferences. His research interests are private and public management, nonprofit organizations and accounting, and health management.