Morgan Stanley Reviews

Updated 5 Jun 2020

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Morgan Stanley CEO James P. Gorman
James P. Gorman
3,036 Ratings
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  1. "Good job for fresh grads"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Investment Banking Analyst in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    High paying and provides training for newcomers

    Cons

    Super long working periods exceeding 10 hours

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    Morgan Stanley2020-04-29
  2. "Great Working Culture"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great working culture, collaboration and people really get together to get things done. One of the best companies I have worked for.

    Cons

    Can do better to retain talent.

    Morgan Stanley2020-05-07
  3. "Awesome Place to Work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice President - Technology in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Culture , Work Enviornment , People ,Technology

    Cons

    Compensation may be below average

    Morgan Stanley2020-03-14
  4. "Great place to work at"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Investment Banking Associate in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Amazing culture, challenging work, great bosses

    Cons

    Long hours (but expected in this industry)

    Morgan Stanley2020-02-11
  5. Helpful (1)

    "Excellent culture"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Work with some of the best mind in the industry

    Cons

    Continuous pressure to perform at the highest level

    Morgan Stanley2019-11-03
  6. "Senior Manager"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Great culture, strong working ethics, decent payout

    Cons

    Long working hours, resistant to changes

    Morgan Stanley2019-11-02
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Best company I have ever worked for"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Executive Director in Singapore
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Hard working, win culture, collaberative

    Cons

    Internal politics, like everywhere in investment banking

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    Morgan Stanley2019-09-11
  8. "Vice president"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Vice President 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great working culture and seniors

    Cons

    Long hours Not suitable for older workforce

    Morgan Stanley2019-09-14
  9. "Analyst"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Good working environment with great colleagues

    Cons

    Nothing to complain about for this company

    Morgan Stanley2019-09-05
  10. "Good culture"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Humble culture and nice colleagues

    Cons

    Job stability due to a few rounds of retrenchments

    Morgan Stanley2019-08-29
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