Joined Board: 2021; Term ends: 2024
Margarethe F. Wiersema holds the Dean’s Professorship in Strategic Management at the Merage School of Business at the University of California, Irvine. She has an MBA and Ph.D. from the University of Michigan. Professor Wiersema is internationally recognized as one of the leading experts on corporate strategy and corporate governance with more than 60 publications and over 12,000 citations and is a Strategic Management Society Fellow. She served as Associate Editor of the Strategic Management Journal (2009-2018), elected to the board of directors of the Strategic Management Society (2006-2010), elected as President of the Corporate Strategy and Governance Group of the Strategic Management Society (2006-2008), and was elected to the Executive Committee of the Strategic Management Division of the Academy of Management (1995-1997). Professor Wiersema is actively involved with the business community by providing expertise on the subject of strategic analysis and thinking as well as the role of the Board of Directors and corporate governance.