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Marc Goldstein

Institutional Shareholder Services
Head of Research Engagement
Rockville, MD, USA


ISS (Institutional Shareholder Services) 
Rockville, Maryland & Tokyo, Japan
September, 1997-Present 
  Coordinate engagement between ISS research analysts and external constituents such as corporate issuers, activist shareholders, and business organizations. Serve on  ISS Policy Board and policy interpretation group. Previously led Tokyo-based team of analysts providing company-specific research and proxy voting recommendations as well as country-specific corporate governance research to institutional investor clients. Write articles in English and Japanese on corporate governance-related topics for a variety of in-house and outside publications. Give presentations in English and Japanese to investors and corporate executives at seminars and conferences.

Attorney, Washington, DC
July, 1996-August, 1997
 Conducted legal research; drafted complaints, motions and other pleadings; prepared deposition questions; corresponded with clients and opposing counsel in customs, contract, Freedom of Information Act and other cases for law firm specializing in trade and commercial litigation and administrative law.

Translator & Interpreter, Washington, DC/Ann Arbor, MI/Osaka, Japan
September, 1987-July, 1996

Reviewed and translated legal documents, technical materials, periodical articles, memoranda and correspondence for law firms; Japanese, European and American companies; and the US Government. Advised attorneys on Japanese corporate structure and practices.


  • University of Michigan Law School, J.D., 1993
  • University of Maryland, M.A., Economics, 1987
  • Wesleyan University, B.A., East Asian Studies, 1985


  • Member, Tokyo Stock Exchange Corporate Governance Advisory Panel 2002-2004
  • Tokyo Stock Exchange Advisory Board 2006-2008
Marc Goldstein is associated with the following items:
Treatise Chapters  Treatise Chapters Arbitrability and Jurisdiction - Arbitrating Commercial Disputes in the United States, Monday, September 24, 2018

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