This week in new hires, Robert Herz was elected to the board of directors at Morgan Stanley and Dune Thorne joined Brown Advisory as a partner. Also, Ken Joseph was appointed as head of the investment advisor/investment company examination program at the SEC’s New York regional office.
FASB’s Robert Herz Elected to Morgan Stanley Board of Directors
Morgan Stanley announced June 28 that Robert Herz has been elected to its board of directors; the appointment was effective July 2 and brings the board of directors to 14 members. He will serve on the board’s audit committee.
Currently president of Robert H. Herz LLC, he has been a director of Fannie Mae since June 2011; he also serves on the Accounting Standards Oversight Council of Canada, and as a member of the standing advisory group of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. Herz served as chairman of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) from July 2002 to September 2010 and was previously a member of the International Accounting Standards Board.
Dune Thorne Joins Brown Advisory as Partner
Brown Advisory announced June 28 the appointment of Dune Thorne as partner in the firm’s Boston office. She will serve as a senior investment and strategic advisor to families, family offices and foundations.