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Jake Weaver, CFA

Head of Equity Index Management

Jake Weaver is the head of equity index management for Northern Trust Asset Management, responsible for the global equity index, tax advantaged equity and some quantitative strategies portfolio management teams as well as the proxy voting and engagement teams.

Prior to rejoining the global equity team in Chicago in 2010, Jake was the head of international indexing in the London office, overseeing a team of portfolio managers investing to various international indexes. Prior to this role, Jake spent six years as a portfolio manager focused on tax advantaged equity and various quantitative strategies including Quality Small Cap Core.

Jake received a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Illinois and an MBA from the University of Chicago with concentrations in finance and organizational behavior. He is a CFA charterholder and a Certified Public Accountant. He is a member of the CFA Society of Chicago and the CFA Institute.