Faculty Directory

Mark DesJardine

Associate Professor of Business Administration; Daniel R. Revers T’89 Faculty Fellow

Areas of Expertise

Shareholder activism, corporate governance, corporate strategy, investor relations, business sustainability


PhD, Ivey Business School, Western University, 2016; BBA, FC Manning School of Business, Acadia University, 2009


Mark DesJardine’s research focuses on corporate governance and business sustainability. He has published extensively on shareholder activism, including in top academic journals and the Harvard Business Review. In his work, he leverages novel data and advanced econometric tools to develop application-based models that help investors and companies inform their engagements. He is a CFA charterholder and senior fellow at the Wharton ESG Analytics Lab.