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 f++r 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.