Marcel Bucsescu

Marcel Bucsescu is executive director of the Ira M. Millstein Center for Global Markets and Corporate Ownership at Columbia Law School and serves as co-program director of The Conference Board Council of Chief Legal Officers. At Columbia, Bucsescu leads fundraising, events, special research projects, and donor relations of the Center.

Prior to joining the Columbia Law School, Bucsescu spent nearly 10 years with The Conference Board, most recently as assistant director of The Conference Board Governance Center.

Marcel holds a Master of Arts in European Studies from the Universiteit van Amsterdam and an undergraduate degree from the State University of New York at Binghamton.

Posts by Marcel Bucsescu

  • Duties and Liabilities of the Board Regarding Information Security (02.05.15 )

    By Marcel Bucsescu, Assistant Director, Governance Center, The Conference Board Recent high profile cyber breaches at Anthem, Home Depot, and Sony remind us just how dynamic, complex, and rapidly evolving cyber security and the management  and response to those risks is. Every day, email inboxes are flooded not just with phishing emails and other scams, […]

  • Governance Considerations in Setting Corporate Tax Policies (01.02.14 )

    By Marcel Bucsescu, Assistant Director, Governance Center, The Conference Board Last month, The Conference Board Governance Center, in collaboration with Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, hosted its most recent Governance Watch webcast. This edition of Governance Watch focused on Governance Considerations in BEPS. “BEPS”, the acronym for “base erosion and profit shifting”, has come into […]

  • Most Read Posts of 2013 (12.26.13 )

    By Marcel Bucsescu, Assistant Director, Governance Center, The Conference Board As 2013 comes to a close, we want to thank all of our contributors and readers for this past year and to revisit the top five most viewed blogs of the year. Activism takes the top spot and executive compensation is also a key theme. […]

  • Executive Compensation and the Utility of Peer Groups (Video) (01.26.13 )

    By Marcel Bucsescu, Manager, The Conference Board Governance Center On Friday, January 18th, The Conference Board Governance Center hosted a debate on Executive Compensation and the Utility of Peer Groups in collaboration with the University of Delaware’s John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance. Latham & Watkins provided the venue for the program. The debate was between Prof. Charles […]

  • Executive Compensation and the Utility of Peer Groups (01.14.13 )

    By Marcel Bucsescu, Manager, The Conference Board Governance Center On Friday, January 18, The Conference Board Governance Center is hosting a debate between Prof. Charles Elson and Craig Ferrer of University of Delaware’s John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance and Ira Kay of Pay Governance LLC. The debate will be moderated by Jim Barrall of Latham […]