NACD - National Association of Corporate Directors

Michelle Applebaum

Michelle Applebaum spent 30 years as an analyst and banker on Wall Street, mainly at Salomon Bros. Since 2003, she has been CEO of her eponymous capital markets advisory firm. She is an independent director on the audit and compensation committees at Northwest Pipe, on the advisory board of StockSmart, and a trustee of Lake Forest College in Chicago.

Entries by Michelle Applebaum

Activism at Work: A History in Eight Stories

September 12, 2016

Michelle Applebaum reviews Dear Chairman: Boardroom Battles and the Rise of Shareholder Activism.


A How-To for Today’s Boardrooms

May 23, 2016

Peter C. Browning and his business partner, William L. Sparks, have written an excellent how-to book, The Director’s Manual: A Framework for Board Governance.