Bob Mandel is a Managing Director of Morgan Stanley and serves as the Head of its Graystone Consulting business unit based in Purchase, New York.  Graystone is Morgan Stanley’s institutional investment consulting group with more than 40 years of experience providing investment services, and over $300 billion in institutional advisory assets. Before his current role, Bob held various senior positions in the firm’s legal department, including Deputy General Counsel of Citi Smith Barney, before assuming his current role in 2011. From 1991-2000, Bob was a partner of the Neal Gerber & Eisenberg law firm in Chicago.  Bob earned a B.B.A. from Hofstra University and is a graduate of Hofstra University School of Law.