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Kimberly Evans

North America Head of Private Capital Fund Services

Kimberly Evans is an Executive Vice President at Northern Trust in Alternative Fund Services. She is the North America Head of Private Capital Fund Services — a fast growing segment for the firm. Prior to this role, she led the Governmental, Sovereign Wealth, and Taft Hartley/Union pension and treasury business, in the US, Central and South America, with over USD 880 billion in Assets Under Custody (AUC).

In addition to her direct business responsibilities, Kim also has a track record for deep engagement in organizational initiatives that holistically drive the organization forward. This includes recently leading a major organizational alignment project, the operations and technology engagement program, and currently serving as the President of the Women In Leadership Business Resource Council (WIL BRC) at Northern Trust.

With over 25 years of experience, Kim is a business transformation expert. Kim has developed, led, and executed business and change strategies for five financial services organizations, managed teams in six countries, and has implemented technical and organizational programs that have impacted over 27,000 financial services professionals throughout her career. She has also owned and operated businesses as an independent consultant and as a franchise owner. Kim’s core expertise includes creating and executing business strategy, developing and maximizing talent, and ultimately driving change and transformation to make organizations competitive, effective and efficient.

Kim graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and has earned numerous business, leadership, and technical certifications throughout her career.

Kim is a Chicago United 2019 Business Leader of Color honoree, a Leading Women’s Executive Alumni, and a three-time Chairman’s Award recipient. She was also recognized as a Leader in Philanthropy by the University of Chicago and currently serves on the board of the Chicago Public Education Fund (The Fund), which targets the development of principals within Chicago Public Schools (CPS).


Kimberly's Insights & Research

In the last several years, limited partners (LPs) have exhibited a growing appetite for a broad range of data related to their private capital investments.

Northern Trust’s Kim Evans speaks on a panel with others in the asset management industry as part of NICSA’s Diversity Project.

With many employees across the country and the world working remote until further notice, leaders will have to lean on technology to help their workforce feel engaged and connected.

In PE, information overload takes on new proportions. The key to overcoming this is to find a single source of truth. Explore ways you can achieve this & obtain meaningful insights from your data.