Dr. Richard C. Marston, is the James R.F. Guy Professor of Finance and Economics at the University of Pennsylvania and its Wharton School, having joined the faculty of the University in 1972. Dr. Marston has four decades of financial and economic industry experience, is a holder of earned degrees from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Oxford University (Balliol College), and Yale University, and has been awarded numerous honors, fellowships and grants throughout the United States, Europe and Asia.
Dr. Marston has been a consultant to government agencies like the U.S. Treasury, Federal Reserve and IMF and to firms such as Citigroup, JP Morgan, and Morgan Stanley. He currently serves as an advisor to Morgan Stanley’s Portfolio Advisory Services and is also an advisor to several family offices. Dr. Marston has been a Director of W. P. Carey International since June 2009 and a member of the Investment Committee since September 2010.