Stephen N Potter
President, Northern Trust Asset Management, The Northern Trust Company
Stephen N Potter is President of Northern Trust Asset Management, a role he assumed in 2008. He is also Executive Vice-President of Northern Trust and is a Member of the Corporation’s Management Group. From 2001 until 2008, he was based in London and served as the Chief Executive Officer of Europe, Middle East and Africa overseeing all of Northern Trust’s businesses in the region. He also served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Northern Trust Global Services, Ltd and Chairman of Northern Trust Global Investments, Ltd. Prior to moving to London, Mr Potter served in Chicago as Managing Director of the Institutional Group within Northern Trust Asset Management. He joined Northern Trust in 1982 and has 33 years of experience within the financial services industry.
Mr Potter is a Member of the Board and the Executive Committee of Rush University Medical Center. He also serves on the Duke University Trinity College Board of Visitors and the Boards of the Solti Foundation, the CFA Society of Chicago and the British American Business Council. He is a Member of the Financial Services Roundtable and serves as the Chairman of the Financial Security Coalition. He is also a Member of the Economic Club of Chicago, the Chicago Commonwealth Club, the London Capital Club and the Worshipful Company of International Bankers.