Asset Management Expert Biography

Marie E. Dzanis, CIMA<sup>®</sup>

Marie E. Dzanis, CIMA®

Head of Intermediary Distribution

Marie is head of Intermediary Distribution. Her leadership responsibilities include establishing Northern Trust's presence in multiple channels, leading and hiring industry top talent who deliver the firm’s expertise in different markets. Recognized with a "Top Women in Asset Management" award by Money Management Executive (May 18, 2015), Marie consistently demonstrates her passion through involvement in a variety of industry breakthrough initiatives. She has served in previous leadership roles at iShares BlackRock, JP Morgan Asset Management and Smith Barney.

Throughout her career Marie has managed multiple channels and has grown several lines of business in the institutional and intermediary space including securities lending and trading, product development, product sales, sales management and branch management. Marie started in the industry as a financial advisor.

Marie is a graduate of The Catholic University of America (B.A. in Political Theory), the Stanford University Executive Education Program, and the Chicago Booth School of Business Executive Education Program. She received her CIMA® at University of California, Berkeley and as a member of IMCA served as the Chairwoman of the Specialty Conference Committees for IMCA®. She is on the ETF committee and Leadership Advisory Council for Money Management Institute. She serves on the Women's Board of the University of Chicago Cancer Foundation, is on the Advisory Committee for BlinkNow charitable organization, and is the Founder of the Emergency Champagne Women's Leadership Group. Marie and her husband live in Chicago and are associate producers on the documentary "Love letters for my children — The Maggie Doyne Story".

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