Terri Duhon

Board Member, Morgan Stanley & Rathbones, Associate Fellow, Oxford University


Terri Duhon grew up in rural Louisiana. She was offered a place in an academic state school at the age of 16 which was the launching pad for her life and career.

After graduating from MIT in Math, Terri started her career at JPMorgan and spent 10 years working as a derivative trader. In particular she was part of the team that developed the credit derivative market globally as documented in Fool’s Gold. Later she became an entrepreneur and started a consulting business where she lead expert witness teams in unwinding some of the more complex products from the credit crisis. She has been on the board of CHAPS Co (the UK high value payment system), the board of Operation Smile UK and was a founding member of the Women’s Leadership Group for the Prince’s Trust. She is also the author of How the Trading Floor Really Works.

Today Terri is the Chair of the Board of Morgan Stanley Investment Management for Europe, on the board of Morgan Stanley International and Rathbone Brothers plc, a FTSE250 UK Wealth Manager. She is an Associate Fellow at The Said Business School at Oxford University and on the MIT Corporation Visiting Committee for the MIT Math Department.

She lives in London with her husband and three kids.