Marc Goergen

Marc Goergen is a full Professor of Finance at IE University. Previous appointments include UMIST and the Universities of Cardiff, Manchester, Reading and Sheffield. Marc is a Research Member of the prestigious European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) and a former member of the Corporate Governance Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW). Marc is an Associate Editor of the British Journal of Management, the British Accounting Review and the European Journal of Finance. He is also an Editorial Board Member of various other journals. Previously, he also served as an Associate Editor of the Journal of Corporate Finance and the Journal of Banking and Finance.

He has published widely on corporate governance and finance in academic journals, including the Journal of Finance, Journal of Corporate Finance, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Industrial Relations, and the Journal of Law, Economics, & Organization. He is also the author of three research monographs as well as a successful textbook on corporate governance.


• Professor of Finance, IE University, Madrid, Spain, 2018 – Present

• Professor of Finance, Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University, UK, 2009 – 2018

• Professor of Finance, University of Sheffield Management School, UK, 2005 – 2009

• Senior Lecturer in Finance, School of Management, UMIST, UK, 2002 – 2004

• Lecturer in Finance, School of Management, UMIST, UK, 1999 – 2002

• Lecturer in Finance, ICMA Centre, University of Reading, UK, 1997 – 1998

• Lecturer in Finance, Manchester School of Accounting and Finance, University of Manchester and the School of Management, UMIST, UK, 1997


• DPhil in Economics, Keble College, University of Oxford, UK, 1997

• Master of European Business with honours, Solvay Business School, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium, 1992

• Licence en Sciences Economiques with honours, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium, 1991

• Certificate in Investment Management (Investment Management Evening Programme, London Business School)

• General Certificate (International Securities Market Association)


• Lesmeister, S., Limbach, P., Goergen, M. (2022). “Trust and monitoring”.  Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol 143, 106587

• Atif, M., Hossain. M., Alam, M.S., Goergen, M. (2021). “Does Gender Diversity Affect Renewable Energy Consumption?” Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 66

Goergen, M., Limbach, P., Scholz-Daneshgari, M. (2020). “Firms’ Rationales for CEO Duality: Evidence from a Mandatory Disclosure Rule”. Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 65

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