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Steven L. Fradkin

President, Wealth Management

Steven L. Fradkin is President of the Wealth Management business unit at Northern Trust and serves as a member of the Corporation’s Management Group since 2004.  Northern Trust’s Wealth Management business unit is a leading provider of asset management, fiduciary and banking services for affluent individuals and families operating from approximately 60 offices located in 18 U.S. states, Washington, D.C., and international locations across North America, Europe, the Middle East, and the Asia Pacific regions.

Mr. Fradkin has a diversified financial services career with Northern Trust having previously served as President of Corporate & Institutional Services, Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, and head of the Corporation’s international business among other roles prior to his current appointment.

Mr. Fradkin joined Northern Trust in 1985 after graduating with a B.A. degree in economics from Washington University in St. Louis. He completed the Program for Management Development at Harvard Business School in 1994.

He is a non-executive director of American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, LLC, Armor Holdco Inc., Armor Holding II, LLC, The Davidson Commission Company, and a former director and audit committee chair of optionsXpress Holdings, Inc. 

He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center and is a member of the Private Directors Association, PricewaterhouseCoopers Growth Leaders Council, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs, Washington University's Arts & Sciences National Council and Chicago Regional Cabinet and is the founder of CFO Select, an exclusive forum for the exchange of ideas and best practices amongst Chief Financial Officers.



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