Gregory Fleming

Senior Research Scholar in Law and Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Center for the Study of Corporate Law


Gregory J. Fleming is the former President of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management and Morgan Stanley Investment Management.

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Contact Information


Yale Law School

P.O. Box 208215

New Haven, CT 06520

Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., Yale Law School, 1988

B.A., Colgate University, 1985

Courses Taught


  • Ethics in Law and Markets

Gregory J. Fleming is the former President of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management and Morgan Stanley Investment Management. 

Mr. Fleming is a leading authority in the global financial services industry. He joined Morgan Stanley in February 2010 as President of Morgan Stanley Investment Management, a role he held until October 2015. He assumed the additional role leading Wealth Management in January 2011. Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Fleming served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Merrill Lynch from June of 2007 to early 2009.  Previously Mr. Fleming ran Merrill Lynch’s Global Investment Banking business and joined Merrill Lynch as an investment banker in 1992. He also has been a principal at Booz Allen Hamilton.  After leaving Merrill Lynch in January of 2009 after 17 years, Mr. Fleming was a Senior Research Scholar and Distinguished Visiting Fellow of the Center for the Study of Corporate Law at Yale Law School. 

Mr. Fleming is a director of Colgate University, a member of the Board of Advisors for the Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law, the Council on Foreign Relations, the Economic Club of New York, a Director on Turn 2 Foundation Board,  a Trustee at Deerfield Academy and a member of the Ronald McDonald House Board of Directors.  He is a Phi Beta Kappa, summa cum laude graduate in economics from Colgate University and received his J.D. from Yale Law School.