Rich Geruson is president and chief executive officer of Lexmark International.
Prior to joining Lexmark in October 2017, Geruson held numerous executive leadership roles in the high-tech industry, including CEO of Phoenix Technologies, the premier provider of firmware and optimization software for PCs, tablets and embedded Internet of Things devices. Before that he was CEO of Voice Signal, the pioneer of voice recognition software for mobile phones. Geruson also held senior vice president and vice president positions at Nokia, IBM and Toshiba, and was an executive at McKinsey & Company.
In addition to a bachelor’s degree in economics from La Salle University, Geruson has completed three graduate programs from the University of Oxford including a master’s degree, and a doctorate in economics. He was a member of the research faculty at Harvard Business School where he completed the book, “A Theory of Market Strategy,” and has served on many boards of public and private companies across three continents.