Her passion for Education was consolidated over more than twenty years of academic life, during which Dolly first educated, and then helped many young people to enter the world of work. Dolly was professor of Corporate Finance at SDA Bocconi, where she concluded her academic career as Director of the Master in Corporate Finance. In 1990, she participated in the planning and realization of the first international program at Bocconi University, the Master in International Economics and Management (MIEM), which opened up the path to the internationalization of the University. She was director of the International Executive Education division and professor of Corporate Finance and Valuation for the prestigious SDA Bocconi MBA.
She has published numerous books and articles, above all on the topic of Brand Valuation.
She has been an independent counsellor at Pirelli RE, and currently sits on the Supervisory Boards of two banks (one Croatian and the other Montenegrin) and of Hrvatski Telekom, part of the Deutsche Telekom group.
She is currently President of the Advocacy Committee on Education of the American Chamber of Commerce in Italy and does research in the field of employability and international education with the CHEI - Center for Higher Education Internationalization at UCSC – Universita’ Cattolica del Sacro Cuore.