Zoe Cruz

Zoe Cruz has been at the forefront of the financial industry for over three decades. She is the Founder and CEO of Menai Financial Group (“Menai”) where she leads the strategic and financial direction of the firm. In addition to her leadership role at Menai, Zoe serves as the Founder and CEO of EOZ Global, a single-family office.

Prior to founding Menai, Zoe served as a senior advisor to Promontory Financial Group. Early in her career, Zoe spent over 25 years at Morgan Stanley, rising to the position of Co-President from 2005-2007. After joining the company as the third founding member of the company’s foreign exchange trading business, she was promoted to be the Global Head of Fixed Income, Foreign Exchange, and Commodities.

Zoe has been recognized as a trailblazing leader in the financial industry, earning accolades from Forbes as one of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business for four consecutive years from 2004-2007. She also sits on the boards of the Harvard Kennedy School Center for Business and Government Advisory Council, and previously served on the boards of Ripple, Old Mutual PLC, Morgan Stanley, Harvard Dean’s Council, MAN Group and Bowdoin College Investment Committee.

Zoe earned her bachelor’s degree, magna cum laude, from Harvard College and her master’s in business administration from Harvard Business School.