Michael Useem

Michael Useem
  • Professor of Management; Director, Center for Leadership and Change, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, USA

PhD, Harvard University. Research Assistant, Eidgenossisches Institut für Schnee und Lawinenforschung, Davos, Switzerland. Teaching, including MBA, executive MBA, executive education courses on leadership, governance, change; consultant on leadership and governance with private companies, public agencies, international organizations. Author of books including: The Leader's Checklist (2011); The Go Point: When It's Time to Decide (2006); The Leadership Moment (1998); Investor Capitalism: How Money Managers Are Changing the Face of Corporate America (1996); Executive Defense: Shareholder Power and Corporate Reorganization (1993). Co-Editor, Learning from Catastrophes (2010). Co-Author: The India Way (2010); Boards That Lead (2014). Interests: skiing, hiking, mountaineering, cycling.