Rachel Stern serves as the Senior Vice President, Strategic Resources, General Counsel and Secretary of FactSet (NYSE, NASDAQ: FDS), a leading global financial information services company. Rachel’s operational experience includes Real Estate Strategy, Facilities Management, Human Resources, Investor Relations, M&A, Data Procurement and Governance, and Offshore Site Management in India and the Philippines. A member of the executive management team, she sits on FactSet’s Executive and Operating Committees, and Enterprise Risk and Disclosure Committees.
Prior to joining FactSet, Rachel was an associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore, LLP. She clerked for Chancellor William Allen of the Delaware Court of Chancery.
Rachel is a Trustee of The Baldwin School (Bryn Mawr), and a Director of the Westchester Fairfield Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel. She is a member of the board of directors of Baron Capital Management, Inc.
Rachel graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where she was an Executive Editor of the Law Review. She received her B.A. with a double major in Economics and Art History from Yale University. She earned an M.A. from the University of London and studied at the University of Vienna as a Fulbright Scholar. Rachel has completed over 24 marathons, two ultramarathons, and lives with her husband and three daughters in Westchester, New York.