Mr. Seyer has served as Chief Client Officer since September 2016. In such capacity, Mr. Seyer is responsible for the firm’s sales, marketing, account management and client service teams globally. Before taking on his current role, Mr. Seyer served as the Global Head of Client Coverage from December 2014 to September 2016. Prior to joining MSCI, Mr. Seyer worked for AXA Investment Managers LLC in Paris, most recently as Global Head of the Client Group. Prior to that, he spent 24 years at Societe Generale in a number of leadership positions, including as CEO of Lyxor Asset Management from 2006 to 2012, and held senior roles in equity derivatives and structured product sales, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and corporate development and business strategy. Mr. Seyer graduated from Institut d’Etudes Politiques of Paris, where he studied law and economics.