Independent Global Mobility & International HR Leader, formerly Chief Operating Officer
Morgan Stanley Firmwide Sourcing
Robert Lesser a retired lawyer with more than 25 years of experience in major international organizations, including Morgan Stanley and Arthur Andersen. At Morgan Stanley, Rob handled international tax, relocation and immigration and is widely credited with building a best-in-class program, saving the company nearly $200 million. Since retiring, Rob has advised the World Bank, GE, and Johnson & Johnson and presented to numerous corporations and industry organizations. He previously headed the Expatriate Management Committee of the NFTC and has lectured in the US, Europe and Canada to organizations such as the World Bank, Manhattanville College, Rutgers, Clark University and Harvard Business Schools.