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MSCI President, CEO, and Director Henry A. Fernandez
Henry A. Fernandez
135 Ratings
  • Immensely fulfilling when working with people with the right attitude. Lack of creative problem solving in some teams.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England

    I have been working at MSCI full-time

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO


    Benefits are better than average for a vendor and there are clear policies on what is acceptable and what isn't, for example around travel. Trying to implement the 'OneMSCI' approach which hopes to bring greater benefits to the end client.


    Prepare to put in the hours and most personal development is secondary compared to achieving company and "shareholder value" goals. Lack of ownership from some workers in EM Centers who focus too much on doing the absolute minimum in order to say that they have done something remotely useful for a client.

    Advice to Management

    Senior management focused only about achieving "shareholder value" and too many potentially client value added jobs framed out to EM Centers.
    When the clients are in the DM Centers.

MSCI Interviews

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    Sales Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Employee in London, England
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview


    I applied online – interviewed at MSCI (London, England).


    Unprofessional and almost careless HR; was left rather unimpressed. Follow up emails are not replied to and ignored.

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    • There were no difficult questions. Very focused on narrow areas of previous experience I found   Answer Question

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America's 200 Best Small Companies, Forbes, 2009

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Headquarters New York, NY
Size 1,000 to 5,000 Employees
Founded 1969
Type Company - Public (MSCI)
Industry Finance
Revenue £500 million to £1 billion (GBP) per year

You ask your asset manager how your portfolio is doing, but who does he ask? Probably MSCI. The company, formerly Morgan Stanley Capital International, manages more than 145,000 daily equity, fixed income, and hedge fund indices for use by large asset management firms. MSCI is organized through two business segments. Its Performance and Risk business provides equity indices, portfolio risk and performance analytics, credit analytics, and environmental, social and governance (ESG) products under brands such as MSCI, RiskMetrics, and Barra. Its Governance business provides... More

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