Board of Directors


Cheryl Geremia

Managing Director,
Global Head of Operational Risk
Morgan Stanley

WBC Co-Chair, Treasurer and Chair Finance Committe

Cheryl is the Global Head of Operational Risk for Morgan Stanley.  Cheryl joined Morgan Stanley in 2008 as Managing Director, Global Head of Operations Risk &

Control. She subsequently took on responsibility for Enterprise Operational Risk & Control which was integrated into the Operational Risk Department in early 2013

to form a single unit led by Cheryl.  Additionally, Cheryl was the Co-Chair of the Firm’s Recovery and Resolution Planning program until September 2017.


Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, Cheryl was at Deutsche Bank from 1996 to 2008.  During her last two years at Deutsche Bank, she was Managing Director and

Global Head of the Bank’s Reconciliation Utility. She also served as the Chief Operations Officer for Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. from 2003 - 2008.


Cheryl graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from CUNY and earned a Masters in Finance from St. John’s University.  She is a Certified

Public Accountant and a Registered Finance & Operations Principal.