Professor Marco Becht

Job Title Professor of Finance and the Goldschmidt Professor of Corporate Governance
Current Employer Solvay Brussels School for Economics and Management, Université libre de Bruxelles

Marco Becht is a Professor of Finance and the Goldschmidt Professor of Corporate Governance at the Solvay Brussels School for Economics and Management at Université libre de Bruxelles where he teaches master courses on corporate governance, corporate restructuring and law, finance and economics. Becht is also a Founder Member, a Fellow and the Executive Director of the European Corporate Governance Institute, an international non-profit scientific association. Becht is also a Fellow in Financial Economics at the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR).

In the past Becht was a Visiting Professor and Fellow at the Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, Max Schmidheiny Visiting Professor for Entrepreneurship and Risk at the University of St. Gallen, a Visiting Professor at Stanford Law School, a Visiting Fellow at the Rock Center for Corporate Governance and a Visiting Fellow at Columbia Law School.

Beyond his core academic activities Becht is a member of the Group of Financial Market Law Experts of the German Ministry of Finance and a Senior Academic Adviser to Oxera, the Economic Consultancy.