Managing Director, member of BlackRock's Scientifically-Driven Active Equity team

Michael Lemmon

Michael Lemmon, PhD, Managing Director, is a member of BlackRock's Scientifically-Driven Active Equity team.

Prior to joining BlackRock in 2011, Dr. Lemmon was a professor of finance at the University of Utah. Prior to that, he was an assistant professor at Arizona State University.

Dr. Lemmon's research on executive compensation, corporate governance, and corporate financial policies has been published in academic and practitioner journals. Dr. Lemmon earned a BS degree and MS degree in electrical engineering, both from the University of Utah in 1985 and 1987, respectively. Dr. Lemmon earned a PhD in finance from the University of Utah in 1995.

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