Emilie R. Feldman is the Michael L. Tarnopol Professor and Professor of Management at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College, where she studied Economics and French Literature, and she received her MBA and DBA in Strategy from the Harvard Business School. Emilie’s research focuses on corporate strategy and governance, with particular interests in the internal functioning of multi-business firms and the role that divestitures, spinoffs, and mergers and acquisitions play in corporate reconfiguration. Her research has been published in top academic journals, and she has received numerous scholarly awards, including the Emerging Scholar Award from the Strategic Management Society in 2017. She currently serves as an Associate Editor of the Strategic Management Journal, and she is on the Editorial Boards of Organization Science and the Academy of Management Journal. Emilie teaches courses on mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, corporate strategy, and corporate governance in the undergraduate, MBA, law, and executive programs at Wharton and Penn. She received the Undergraduate Excellence in Teaching Award in 2017, and she was named one of the 40 Best Business School Professors Under the Age of 40 by Poets & Quants in 2019.