Managing Director and Head of ETF & CEF Research
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Michael Jabara, Managing Director at Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, is cohead of Global Investment Manager Analysis (GIMA), which provides manager analysis and due diligence on mutual funds, separately managed accounts, exchange-traded funds (ETFs), and alternative investment strategies. Additionally, he is head of the ETF and closed-end fund (CEF) Research team. The team is responsible for rating CEFs and provides research commentary on the ETF industry and coverage on equity, bond, and alternative strategies. Michael's research is cited in financial publications, has won numerous industry awards, and he frequently participates in industry conferences.
Michael began his professional career at Prudential Securities in ETF and CEF Research in 2002, joined Citigroup in 2005, and then transitioned to Morgan Stanley Wealth Management in 2010.
Michael graduated from Villanova University in Villanova, PA, with a major in Finance and minor in Accounting.