Linda H. Riefler

Former Chief Talent Officer at Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC

Linda H. Riefler

Linda H. Riefler

Former Chief Talent Officer at Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC

Biography

Ms. Linda H. Riefler

Linda H. Riefler has served as director of MSCI, Inc. since 2005 and is a member of the Compensation Committee and the Strategy and Capital Markets sub-committee.

Ms. Riefler served as the chairman of global research at Morgan Stanley from 2011-2013, and as global head of research since 2008. From 2006-2008 she served as the chief talent officer of Morgan Stanley, in which role she served on both the Management Committee and Operating Committee of Morgan Stanley. Ms. Riefler joined Morgan Stanley in 1987 in the Capital Markets division and was elected a managing director in 1998.

Ms. Riefler draws on her experience at Morgan Stanley to provide the board perspective on internal growth strategies, risk and external growth strategies, debt and equity financings, and capital market allocations.

Overview
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Primary Location

New York City, NY

Number of Boards

7

Birthday

1962

Age

57

Interests

Lacrosse

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Chairman-Anesthesiology Department at Long Island Jewish Medical Center

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Chairman, Chief Executive Officer & Director at MSCI, Inc.

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President & Chief Operating Officer at NAPA Management Services Corp.

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Executive Director at MSCI, Inc.

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President at The Creek, Inc.

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Managing Director at The Halifax Group LLC

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Director, Executive Vice President-Clinical Affairs & Chief-Anesthesia at NAPA Management Services Corp.

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Managing Director at American Securities LLC

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Co-Founder at American Securities LLC

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Senior Partner at Leonard Green & Partners LP

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Linda H. Riefler
Former Chief Talent Officer at Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC
Education
MBA
Class of 1987

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has built an international reputation based on its innovative programs, which include: Two-year MBA Program, designed to educate business leaders One-year Stanford Sloan Master’s Program for mid-career executives PhD Program for future academics Executive Education programs for experienced managers Faculty research program Academic programs, including the two-year MBA, the 12-month Sloan Master's Program, and the PhD program, create a transformational student experience that reflects the tagline: Change lives. Change organizations. Change the world. Today the state-of-the-art Knight Management Center complex enables Stanford's innovative, globalized MBA curriculum, offering flexible classroom spaces for hands-on experiential learning small-group leadership labs, and team-based learning. It engages faculty and students across Stanford University, as well as alumni, global executives, and the broader world community.

Bachelor of Arts in Economics
Class of 1983

Princeton University is a vibrant community of scholarship and learning that stands in the nation's service and in the service of all nations. Chartered in 1746, Princeton is the fourth-oldest college in the United States. Princeton is an independent, coeducational, nondenominational institution that provides undergraduate and graduate instruction in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and engineering. As a world-renowned research university, Princeton seeks to achieve the highest levels of distinction in the discovery and transmission of knowledge and understanding. At the same time, Princeton is distinctive among research universities in its commitment to undergraduate teaching. Today, more than 1,100 faculty members instruct approximately 5,000 undergraduate students and 2,500 graduate students. The University's generous financial aid program ensures that talented students from all economic backgrounds can afford a Princeton education.

Attendee
Class of 1979

From its shared roots over a century ago as The Choate School and Rosemary Hall, through the merger in 1974, to the Choate Rosemary Hall of today, the name represents the best in American secondary education. The more than 17,000 graduates can attest to the quality of Choate's academic program, but that is only one aspect of the education a student receives. Through interactions with members of the entire Choate community, students mature into young adults who not only have stretched their minds, but have grown personally, artistically, and athletically. A Tradition of Excellence William Gardner Choate, who established The Choate School, his wife Mary Atwater Choate and Caroline Ruutz-Rees, founders of Rosemary Hall, had a shared vision: offering students opportunities to advance themselves. Just as a strong foundation at Choate prepares students for college, so too did the convictions of the founders establish the pursuit of excellence that remains a hallmark of Choate today. How is excellence manifested? The Class of 2011 had 8 National Merit Finalists; 10 Semifinalists and 47 Commended Scholars. Choate offers more Advanced Placement (AP) courses than any of our peer schools, with 94 percent earning 3 or better, which traditionally results in college credit; more than 78 percent of those students earned 4 or 5. Choate has an economics teams that competes nationally with outstanding results, and championship mathematics, computer science, and debate teams that compete at the local, state, and/or New England regional level. At Choate, the arts are unparalleled, and our athletics program is recognized nationwide for its high quality.

Career History
Chief Talent Officer
Prior

Founded in 1969, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC is an SEC-registered broker/dealer headquartered in New York City. The firm is the primary broker subsidiary of Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS). They are a member of FINRA. Morgan Stanley & Co. provides debt and equity services including underwriting, M&A advice, securities dealing and brokerage and trade execution. Their client base ranges from large global institutional investors to hedge funds at the cutting edge of innovation in the industry.The firm's Sales & Trading division offers cash and electronic trading platforms where Morgan Stanley acts as principal (including as a market maker) and agent in executing transactions globally in equity and equity-related products. These products include equity swaps, options, warrants and futures overlying individual securities, indices and baskets of securities and other equity-related products. Morgan Stanley's Institutional Equity division is a global leader in the origination, distribution and trading of equity, equity-linked and equity-derivative securities. Their Fixed Income team deals in a diverse range of products including interest rate and currency products, credit products, derivatives and commodities.

Global Head of Research
Prior

Morgan Stanley provides investment banking products and services to its clients and customers including corporations, governments, financial institutions, and individuals. It operates through the following business segments: Institutional Securities, Wealth Management, and Investment Management. The Institutional Services segment provides financial advisory, capital-raising services, and related financing services on behalf of institutional investors. The Wealth Management segment offers brokerage and investment advisory services covering various types of investments, including equities, options, futures, foreign currencies, precious metals, fixed-income securities, mutual funds, structured products, alternative investments, unit investment trusts, managed futures, separately managed accounts, and mutual fund asset allocation programs. The Investment Management segment provides equity, fixed income, alternative investments, real estate, and merchant banking strategies. The company was founded by Harold Stanley and Henry S. Morgan on September 16, 1935 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Trustees
Prior

From its shared roots over a century ago as The Choate School and Rosemary Hall, through the merger in 1974, to the Choate Rosemary Hall of today, the name represents the best in American secondary education. The more than 17,000 graduates can attest to the quality of Choate's academic program, but that is only one aspect of the education a student receives. Through interactions with members of the entire Choate community, students mature into young adults who not only have stretched their minds, but have grown personally, artistically, and athletically. A Tradition of Excellence William Gardner Choate, who established The Choate School, his wife Mary Atwater Choate and Caroline Ruutz-Rees, founders of Rosemary Hall, had a shared vision: offering students opportunities to advance themselves. Just as a strong foundation at Choate prepares students for college, so too did the convictions of the founders establish the pursuit of excellence that remains a hallmark of Choate today. How is excellence manifested? The Class of 2011 had 8 National Merit Finalists; 10 Semifinalists and 47 Commended Scholars. Choate offers more Advanced Placement (AP) courses than any of our peer schools, with 94 percent earning 3 or better, which traditionally results in college credit; more than 78 percent of those students earned 4 or 5. Choate has an economics teams that competes nationally with outstanding results, and championship mathematics, computer science, and debate teams that compete at the local, state, and/or New England regional level. At Choate, the arts are unparalleled, and our athletics program is recognized nationwide for its high quality.

Board Member
Tenure Unconfirmed
Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$2,500 +
2014

The Choate Rosemary Hall Foundation, Incorporated (the School) is a coeducational, independent boarding and day secondary school located in Wallingford, Connecticut. Enrollment encompasses approximately 870 students from the United States and over 40 countries

$2,000 - $3,999
2014

Student Sponsor Partnership, Inc. is non-profit organization, which provides private high school education services. The company was founded by Peter Flanigan in 1986 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

$2,000 - $3,999
2013

Student Sponsor Partnership, Inc. is non-profit organization, which provides private high school education services. The company was founded by Peter Flanigan in 1986 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Political Donations
$1,000
2009

Senator from New York

$1,000
2007

Former President of United States

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