Colin A. Robertson is a Senior Vice President at The Northern Trust Company, Chicago. Colin is managing director of Fixed Income for Northern Trust Global Investments with responsibility for over $375 billion in fixed income assets. Colin is responsible for overseeing fixed income investment for individual and institutional investment management accounts at Northern Trust as well as for Northern Funds and Northern Institutional Funds. Previously, he was Director of Northern’s high quality core, short duration and global fixed income products.
Through his leadership managing credit-sensitive fixed income portfolios, Northern has built a world-class short duration fixed income team, investment process and products.
Prior to joining Northern Trust as a Senior Vice President in July, 1999, Colin worked for Mellon Financial Corporation where he was the chief investment officer of securities lending. At the same time, Colin was a senior manager representing investment activities for Mellon Capital Management and the Boston Company. Prior to Mellon Financial, Colin managed short/intermediate money for Harris Investment Management. In addition, he has seven years of experience as a sell side trader of mortgages, treasuries, asset-backed, corporate, agency and various other fixed income asset classes and encompassing all maturities.
Colin received a B.S. degree in business from Indiana University and an M.B.A. degree in Finance/International Management from Kellogg Graduate School at Northwestern University.