DEAN OF POST-EXPERIENCE PROGRAMS
ROTTERDAM SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR RSM BV
Mike Page is the Dean of Post-Experience Programs of the Rotterdam School of Management and Executive
Director of the Rotterdam School of Management BV at Erasmus University. He has been a business school
academic for twenty years and he has taught doctoral students, MBA students and executives in mainland
Europe, America, Africa, Israel and the United Kingdom. He has also published internationally in academic and
applied journals on arbitrage pricing, options pricing, market listings and in the marketing/finance interface.
His commercial consulting experience ranges from measuring corporate value and risk to assessing portfolio
performance and efficiency. In addition to his position at the RSM, Mike has held professorships at Henley
Management College, the Graduate School of Business of the University of Cape Town and the Graduate
Business School of Stellenbosch University. Mike holds a BSC (Engineering) from Natal University, Durban,
South Africa and an MBA and PHD from the University of Cape Town, South Africa.
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2008, Rotterdam School of Management BV
Although managing for shareholder value is considered controversial by some, there is little doubt that corporate
performance is usually judged in terms of the value created for the providers of financial resources.
Consequently, value based management has become central to the international corporate landscape and its