Georgina Marshall is Global Head of Research at Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). In this role, she leads the ISS research teams based across Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific in our Governance Research and Voting business that reports on more than 40,000 public company shareholder meetings each year in over 100 markets around the world, providing institutional investors with informed independent research and voting recommendations, and producing studies and white papers on a wide variety of topics related to corporate governance, stewardship and responsible ownership. In addition, she is chair of the ISS Global Policy Board.
From 2012 to 2015, Georgina served as ISS Deputy Director of Global Research and Head of EMEA Research covering Europe, Middle East and Africa, based in London. Prior to joining ISS in 2012, she was Regional Head of Corporate Governance at London-based asset manager Aviva Investors, a global institutional investor, and also previously held positions with the asset manager’s finance, IT and other business functions. Earlier in her career, she worked in a number of finance and technology management positions in the financial services industry.
Currently based in our Rockville, MD office in the U.S, Georgina is a Chartered Accountant (ICAEW), and is a member of the ICAEW Corporate Governance Committee and of the Faculty of Finance and Management. She received a B.A.(Hons) in English and Medieval Studies from the University of Exeter, UK.