NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Morgan Stanley today announced that Reza Moghadam will join the Firm as
a Vice Chairman in Global Capital Markets. In this new role, he will
focus on coverage of sovereign clients globally.
Mr. Moghadam joins Morgan Stanley from the International Monetary Fund
where he has spent over 20 years working on global issues concerning
Europe, Asia and the G20. He most recently served as the Director of the
European Department from 2011-2014. Previously, Mr. Moghadam served as
Director of the Strategy, Policy & Review Department where he oversaw
the IMF’s interactions with the G20.
“Reza has unmatched experience in navigating the landscape of European
and global economic policy, and we are delighted he will join Morgan
Stanley to share his perspectives,” said Colm Kelleher, President of
Institutional Securities and Chief Executive Officer of Morgan Stanley
International. “In his 20 years at the IMF, Reza has played a role in
the Fund’s response to almost every major crisis. In particular, he has
led the Fund’s engagement with European policymakers during the recent
critical time in the region.”
"I am excited by the prospect of joining the Morgan Stanley team. I was
taken by the talent, creativity, collegiality and integrity of its
senior managers,” said Reza Moghadam. “I very much appreciate that they
value the global public policy experience that I bring, and I look
forward to contributing to Morgan Stanley's success."
Mr. Moghadam will report to Raj Dhanda and Dan Simkowitz, Co-Heads of
Global Capital Markets. He will focus on advising sovereign clients
globally on their financing needs and risk management strategy as the
capital markets present more opportunities for issuance. He will join
the Firm in the fourth quarter.
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Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations,
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Mary Claire Delaney,
Source: Morgan Stanley