Dan Simkowitz is Head of Investment Management at Morgan Stanley. Dan serves on the Firm’s Operating and Risk Committees and was Co-Chair of the Firm’s Capital Commitment Committee. Dan was most recently Co-Head of Global Capital Markets.
His client experience includes several of the largest IPOs in history; General Motors/U.S. Treasury, Facebook, Dupont/Conoco, KKR, Accenture and several of the largest bond and equity financings in history for Blackrock, Procter & Gamble, Verizon and Wells Fargo.
Dan was the lead capital markets partner for the Firm’s assignments for the U.S. Treasury and the Federal Reserve in 2008-2012 including the GM IPO (lead left), $25 BN+ Citigroup monetization (sole bookrunner) and the GSE and AIG restructurings (sole advisor).
Dan is a graduate of Harvard College and holds an MBA from Columbia University. He began his career at Morgan Stanley in 1990 and has worked in Tokyo, Hong Kong and New York. Dan serves on the Internal Advisory Board for the Morgan Stanley Institute for Sustainable Investing. He also serves on the boards of Single Stop, Theatre Forward, Investment Company Institute and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center’s Leadership Council and Harvard’s Committee on University Resources.