Michael Occi serves as a Managing Director within Equity Capital Markets. He is primarily responsible for Morgan Stanley's equity capital markets coverage of financial institutions. In this capacity, Michael covers '40 Act products, including closed-end funds. Michael joined Morgan Stanley in 2006 and has extensive experience in advising clients on both capital markets and other strategic transactions; during his tenure, Michael has also had roles within the Investment Banking Division and in Fixed Income Capital Markets. He received his BS in Finance and Accounting from Georgetown University.