Tom Nides has been vice chairman of Morgan Stanley since February 26, 2013. He served as the chief administrative officer, chief executive officer and president at Credit Suisse.
Prior to joining the Obama Administration as deputy secretary of state, Nides served as the chief operating officer of Morgan Stanley starting on January 1, 2010. He served as the chief administrative officer of Morgan Stanley since July 2005 and served as its executive vice president and secretary starting on September 20, 2005. He served as principal with Morgan Stanley. He served as world wide president and chief executive officer of Burson-Marsteller, LLC, from November 2004 to December 2005. Nides served as chief administrative officer of Credit Suisse First Boston, from August 2001 to July 7, 2004.
Nides joined Credit Suisse First Boston from Fannie Mae, where he served as senior vice president from June 1998 to April 2001. He has served as chairman of the board and a director at Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association since October 2009. He has been a director of the International Rescue Committee since May 2015.
He serves as a member of the advisory board at Duke Kunshan University. He has served as a director of Jostens, Inc. and a director of Visant Holding Corp. since July 2003.
Nides is a graduate of the University of Minnesota.