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Our Leadership Team

At Northern Trust Asset Management, our people are passionate, astute and tenacious problem solvers who act with conviction, purpose and humility. We invite you to learn more about our leadership team, our principles and values.

John Abunassar is head of institutional client group at Northern Trust Asset Management. He is a member of the Asset Management Executive Committee and is on the board of directors of Northern Trust Investments and Northern Trust Global Advisors.

Maureen Bromwell is chief marketing officer for Northern Trust Asset Management. Maureen serves on the executive management committee with oversight for the global marketing strategy — driving awareness for the firm’s brand and investment expertise to initiate and strengthen client engagement.

Jean Doyle is the human resources business lead for Northern Trust Asset Management where she is responsible for providing talent management oversight, strategic support to senior leaders and driving related initiatives and processes within the organization.

Marie Dzanis, CIMA®, is head of asset management in EMEA, responsible for the end-to-end asset management business in the region including governance, strategy, operations, portfolio management, product business development and talent of Northern Trust Asset Management.

Sheri B. Hawkins is the head of product management for Northern Trust Asset Management. She serves on the executive management committee and oversees global product strategy. Her team is responsible for translating business strategy into comprehensive product plans and ensuring that products are effectively managed through the product life cycle.

Michael Hunstad is the chief investment officer for global equities at Northern Trust Asset Management.

Archana Kumar is the chief operating officer for Northern Trust Asset Management. She is responsible for business enablement and the oversight of all middle-office functions for the firm’s global asset management business. Archana also oversees the firm’s digital investment advice initiative and leads the firm’s strategic planning efforts, enabling strategic partnerships and M&A activity.

Angelo Manioudakis sets investment philosophy and process for more than $1 trillion in assets for Northern Trust Asset Management. He also plays a key role in establishing strategic and tactical asset allocation as chair of the Investment Policy Committee.

John McCareins, CAIA, CIMA, leads Northern Trust Asset Management's business across the Asia Pacific (APAC) region. He is responsible for strategic growth initiatives and oversees investment strategy, relationship management and sales teams based in Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore and Australia, as well as global equity portfolio management and trading from Hong Kong.

Joseph McInerney is chief risk officer for Northern Trust Asset Management. He is responsible for the assessment and governance of risk for all Northern Trust Asset Management activities globally, and the establishment and oversight of risk policies and frameworks. Joseph chairs the Asset Management Risk Committee.

As co-head of fixed income for Northern Trust Asset Management, Colin Robertson has equally shared responsibility for overseeing fixed income investments for individual and institutional investment management accounts at Northern Trust as well as for Northern Funds and Northern Institutional Funds.

Thomas E. Swaney, EVP, is the Chief Investment Officer – Global Fixed Income. In this role he has equally shared overall oversight responsibility for Northern Trust Asset Management’s fixed income strategies, including: strategy, process and approach.

Ryan Wickert is the chief financial officer of Northern Trust Asset Management. He is responsible for assessing, evaluating and communicating financial performance of the organization with respect to operational and strategic goals, as well as providing insights and recommendations to both short-term and long-term growth plans of the organization.

Darek Wojnar, head of funds and managed accounts, principally leads the development, management and distribution of Northern Funds, Northern Institutional Funds, FlexShares® Exchange Traded Funds and related business activities. He also oversees the managed accounts practice, which offers investment advisory solutions to financial intermediaries and their clients.