Tejash Patel is a Managing Director of Morgan Stanley and Global Head of Securities Lending and Fixed Income Client Financing as well as Head of BRM, Americas based in New York. Tejash joined the Firm in 2007 as a Vice President as Japan Head of Securities Lending. In 2010 he moved to London as Head of Securities Lending EMEA, and in February 2014 he was named Co-Head of Securities Lending, Americas and relocated to New York. In 2016, he became Global Head of Securities Lending and in 2018 he assumed his current responsibilities. Tejash represents BRM on the ISG Diversity Council and Chairs the BRM Diversity Council. He is also a member of the BRM Operating Committee. Previously, Tejash was with Goldman Sachs for 6 years, with trading roles in Securities Lending in New York and Tokyo. Tejash earned a B.S. in Finance and a B.S. in Accounting from New York University’s Stern School of Business. He resides in Westchester County, New York with his wife, Nami, and their three daughters.