âMr Terada is a recognized thought-leader within the industry. The pension environment in Japan has changed significantly over the past ten years and many of these changes are due to the efforts of Mr Terada, who has consistently campaigned for improved pension governance,â said Henry Fernandez, CEO and President of MSCI Barra. âMr Terada will play a key role within MSCI Barra, advising senior management on the use of indices and risk management tools by pension plans, speaking at industry conferences and writing articles on a variety of issues relevant to the pension plan market.â
âWe are delighted to welcome Mr Terada to MSCI Barra, and look forward to working with him to help us better serve our pension plan clients,â said Philippe Ballet, Head of MSCI Barra in Japan and Australia. âThroughout his career, Mr Terada has demonstrated a strong commitment to improving pension management, and encouraging pension plan best practices.â
Mr Terada began his career at the Nomura Research Institute before taking on senior roles within the Japan Pension Fund Association. He is also the author of numerous articles on investments, corporate finance and capital markets.