Northern Trust Corporation : Northern Trust Strengthens Asset Servicing Sales in U.S. Western States
07/20/2012| 10:50am US/Eastern
Jeff Kearny Brings Consulting Expertise to Role
Northern Trust announced today it has hired Jeff Kearny to lead new
business development for asset servicing in the Western United States.
Kearny comes to Northern Trust with more than 15 years of investment
consulting experience, focused on asset servicing and investment
"Jeff Kearny has a strong record of success as a consultant for
corporate pensions, defined-contribution retirement plans, insurance
companies and not-for-profit institutions, and we are pleased to have
him on our team," said Jon Dunham, director of North American sales for
Corporate & Institutional Services at Northern Trust. "Jeff's depth of
technical expertise, knowledge of current market best practices and
innovative thinking give him a unique perspective that our clients and
prospects will find informative and compelling."
Kearny joins Northern Trust from Korte & Associates Consulting, LLC,
where he was a Partner and Managing Director of Consulting. Prior to
joining Korte, he spent 12 years at Mercer, where he was a Principal and
Senior Consultant and a founding member of Mercer's dedicated investment
operations consulting unit, Mercer Sentinel Group. Kearny holds an MBA
in Finance with distinction from the Kellstadt Graduate School of
Business at DePaul University and a Bachelor's degree in Economics from
Indiana University. He is a regular speaker at industry conferences and
a contributor to industry publications pertaining to asset servicing,
securities lending, and investment operations.
Kearny, a senior vice president, will focus on business development for
institutional clients on the West Coast and in the Mountain States,
including corporations, public pension funds, insurance companies and
not-for-profit institutions. He reports to Dunham.
About Northern Trust
Northern Trust Corporation (Nasdaq: NTRS) is a leading provider of
investment management, asset and fund administration, banking solutions
and fiduciary services for corporations, institutions and affluent
individuals worldwide. Northern Trust, a financial holding company based
in Chicago, has offices in 18 U.S. states and 16 international locations
in North America, Europe, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region.
As of June 30, 2012, Northern Trust had assets under custody of US$4.6
trillion, and assets under investment management of US$704.3 billion.
For more than 120 years, Northern +Trust has earned distinction as an
industry leader in combining exceptional service and expertise with
innovative products and technology. For more information, visit www.northerntrust.com
or follow us on Twitter @NorthernTrust.
North America & Asia-Pacific Contact:
O?Connell, +1 312 444 2388
Camilla Greene, +44 (0) 207
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