Thomas C. Schneider was the Advisory Director at Morgan Stanley until his retirement in 2008. Schneider has been associated with the firm of Morgan Stanley and its predecessors for the last 33 years, serving in numerous capacities including most recently as CFO, Chief Administrative Officer, and retired member of the Board of Directors.
During his 40-year career on Wall Street, he served on many industry Boards, including the Securities Industry Association (SIA) and Depository Trust Company (DTC). Schneider served on the Board of Trustees of the University of California, Berkeley Foundation, and was Chairman of the Metro New York Committee.
Schneider received his BA in physics from the University of California, Berkeley and an MBA from the Walter A. Haas School of Business. During his undergraduate and graduate years, he worked at the University of California Radiation Laboratories at Livermore and Berkeley. Immediately after receiving his MBA, Schneider moved to the New York area and has resided with his family in Connecticut for the last 41 years.