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Our people are at the center of how we deliver innovative research and solutions. Our talent management, DE&I, learning and skills, flexible work, and safety and wellbeing programs enable us to attract top talent and create an environment where employees are engaged and can thrive. Acting responsibly is also central to our approach to supply chain management and information security.

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Talent management

Our integrated approach to talent management is designed to ensure we have the right leaders and the right skilled workforce to implement our growth strategies and business plans. We look for talent that will enrich our culture, while ensuring we remain client-centric and aligned with our overall company vision.

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Learning and skills

We want our employees to own their performance, career and professional growth, and we provide the tools, programs and training to enable them to do so. We help our employees understand how their work aligns with our overall strategy, while providing them feedback and coaching to help achieve their goals and develop their careers. By learning how their work fits into MSCI’s purpose and strategy, employees can focus on the needs of relevant stakeholders and are consequently more attune to client needs.

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Employee engagement

MSCI is committed to creating a culture of high employee engagement, where all employees are able to take personal ownership of their performance, career and professional growth.

Employee engagement survey

December 2022

MSCI respondents characterized as fully engaged

Employee engagement survey

Engagement "check in" surveys

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Diversity, equity and inclusion

We believe that diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) is an engine that drives the company and our culture: When exposed to a variety of viewpoints and experiences, we consider new possibilities. And when fully supported and understood, we begin to thrive so we can best serve our clients.

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Careers (attraction and recruitment)

MSCI offers opportunities for career growth in a range of transformative fields in offices around the world. Our geographic footprint spans the world’s major regions from the U.S. to Asia Pacific, Europe, Africa and the Middle East, with a workforce that serves thousands of clients in nearly 100 countries.

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Our goal is to build a highly engaged, innovative workforce that drives growth, profitability and shareholder value creation at MSCI. To do that, we know we must adopt strategies to attract and retain the best talent.

We offer competitive compensation packages. But beyond that, we believe in creating a culture that holds employees accountable for their performance and growth, encouraging them to challenge themselves and pursue their career goals. At MSCI, we link employee compensation to measurable personal, product/function and company results as well as certain behaviors.

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Benefits, wellness and safety

MSCI is proud of our goal to provide highly competitive benefits to our employees and their family members. We work to ensure our program remains aligned with — and in many cases above — current practices in the market to allow employees to focus on well-being and to maintain affordable health benefits.

At MSCI, we prioritize the health and well-being of our employees. We want our employees to be well and stay well – physically, emotionally and financially, while staying connected through our community.

While our plan availability varies by location, we offer a broad range of benefits. Our benefits can help ensure the health and well-being of our employees and contribute to their financial security.

To learn more, visit our Careers page.

Benefits and wellness


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Future of Work

In January 2022 , MSCI formally introduced the “Future of Work,” a hybrid work environment that reimagined our use of office space and modernized our technology to enhance interactions with clients and employees. Our goal is to empower employees to reach peak performance levels by enabling them to take charge of their careers and professional growth.

To learn more about MSCI’s unique work environment, visit our Careers page.

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Privacy and data security

MSCI is committed to designing and maintaining an appropriate, robust program of information security to secure data, systems and services. MSCI has a mature and mandated set of global IT risk and information security policies, standards and procedures that are developed in accordance with National Institute of Standards and Technology standards.

For more information, visit our Information Security page and Privacy Notice.

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Global human rights and responsible supply chain management

We believe in upholding the fundamental human rights of all people. This belief is integrated into how we operate our business, treat our employees, develop our ethical codes and policies, and interact with clients and vendors to create a safe, inclusive, equitable and diverse workplace and business. We believe in treating everyone with dignity and respect.

Global Human Rights Policy (PDF, 107 KB) (opens in a new tab) | Modern Slavery Statement

Given the trust, commitment, and mutual dependence underlying supplier relationships, MSCI expects our suppliers to live up to both the letter and the spirit of our Supplier Code of Conduct.

MSCI Supplier Code of Conduct  (opens in a new tab)

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Community and philanthropy

We encourage and support community involvement through global and local initiatives. We empower teams at all our office locations to identify and support organizations that have positively impacted their communities.

Local and regional employee resource groups and office leadership teams determine where they want to have an impact in their communities and organize a variety of one-time events and annual initiatives. Here’s a highlight of some of our work:





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