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Mitchell B. Thornton

Brokerage Practice Lead

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Before joining Northern Trust in 2010, he was the Market Director for Bank of America in Northern California, Regional Manager for Wells Fargo in Silicon Valley, and served in a variety of management and sales leadership positions for Morgan Stanley in Arizona, California and Texas.

He graduated from University of Texas in Austin with a bachelor’s degree in Economics.

He’s a Senior Vice President and Certified Private Wealth Advisor CPWA® and holds the Series 7, 8, 24 and 63 securities licenses.

He resides in Elmhurst IL with his family. He enjoys spending time with his family and playing golf and tennis.

As Director of Brokerage Services for Wealth Management at Northern Trust, he is responsible for the strategic vision and implementation of an expanded brokerage platform to better serve the investment needs of our high-net-worth individuals, senior executives and wealthy families.

He’s an active member of Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) and Bank Insurance and Securities Association (BISA).

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