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Backing your team with dedicated expertise

David W. Fox, Jr.

David W. Fox, Jr.

President, GFO
Dave Fox is President of the Global Family & Private Investment Offices Group, and a member of the Operating Group of The Northern Trust Company.
David C. Albright

David C. Albright

Head of Client Development, GFO
David C. Albright serves as GFO Head of Client Development. He is also a Member of GFO's Executive Leadership Team and, in January 2016, he was appointed to the Wealth Management business unit's Operating Group.
Best Private Bank for Family Offices, Globally 2018 & 2017
Financial Times Group

Meet family and operational challenges head on

Surround yourself with experts who can provide advice-driven wealth management, asset management, banking and asset administration solutions responsive to your office’s needs. For nearly 40 years, our dedicated Global Family & Private Investment Offices group (GFO) has served the needs of family offices, private trust companies and private investment companies of every shape and size around the globe. GFO harnesses Northern Trust’s enterprise-wide resources to deliver alternatives tailored to your family and your advisors’ objectives.

Services Dedicated To Family Offices

Investment Advisory and Asset Management
Access global investment advice, opportunities and implementation capabilities tailored to family offices.

Global Asset Servicing
Keep your assets safe and accounted for.

Technology, Reporting and Information Delivery
Make more informed decisions with better data and better tools.

Fiduciary Services
Meet your family’s fiduciary and advisory needs now and for generations to come.

Private Finance and Banking
Address pressing liquidity needs as well as long-term financing objectives.

Networking Opportunities
Engage with family office peers, learn from industry experts and share best practices.

Expertise and Support When You Need It

Your relationship manager and account manager address issues as needed and manage day-to-day activity and relationship matters. This team is supported by an onboarding consultant, investment advisors, portfolio managers, bankers, trust advisors and other specialists, with oversight and engagement from managing directors and executive management. To learn more about working with Northern Trust, contact David W. Fox, Jr. or David C. Albright.

Meet Our Regional Leadership

Belinda Aspinall

Belinda Aspinall

GFO Regional Head, EMEA
Brian Donovan

Brian Donovan

GFO Regional Managing Director – East Region
Dino De Vita

Dino De Vita

GFO Regional Managing Director - West Region
Michael Weiland

Michael Weiland

GFO Regional Managing Director – Central Region

Irrevocable trusts drafted with built-in inflexibility could leave the trustee unable to cope with changing circumstances or investment challenges.

Download an in-depth review of all services and capabilities Northern Trust’s Global Family & Private Investment Offices (GFO) group provides that you can conveniently share with family members or office staff.