Marshall Goldsmith

About the author


Marshall Goldsmith is an American leadership coach and author of several management-related books. He was born in Kentucky. He gradated from Rose-Hulwan Institute in Terre Haute, Indiana in 1970. He earned an MBA from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business in 1972. He received a PHD from UCLA Anderson School Management in Los Angeles, California in 1977.

He currently is a professor at Dartmouth College’s Tuck School of Business. He co-founded the management education firm Keity, Goldsmith, and Company. He is a founding partner in Marshall Goldsmith Group. He has coached multiple companies.

He was awarded The John E. Anderson Distinguished Alumni Award, the highest accolade for exceptional achievement that the UCLA Anderson School of Management bestows upon alumni.