2020 FOX Family Office Technology Showcase - Northern Trust


Northern Trust is a preeminent global financial institution that provides asset servicing, investment management and wealth management services for institutions, high-net-worth individuals and families.

Northern Trust Corporation is a leading provider of investment management, asset and fund administration, fiduciary and banking solutions for corporations, institutions, family offices and affluent individuals worldwide.
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Who We Are

Northern Trust's 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.


For nearly 40 years, GFO has provided a range of solutions delivered exclusively to families of scale and to the family offices and advisors who serve them. We leverage decades of experience within the family office segment and have a dedicated team of professionals who understand issues related to open architecture investing, taxes, wealth transfer strategies, multi-generational dynamics and unique balance sheet assets.


Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner, enabling our clients to achieve their financial goals by providing them with comprehensive solutions supported by industry leading tools and technology. Our fiduciary heritage ensures that we strive to win their loyalty by always acting with the highest integrity, aligning with their values, working tirelessly for their best interests and by creating an extraordinary client service experience in all of our interactions with them.


Some of GFO's key statistics include:

  • 500+ family relationships
  • 30+ countries
  • $1 billion average client size
  • 240+ median client size
  • Serving 25% of Forbes 400 Wealthiest Americans
  • 120+ billionaire families
What We Do

GFO is a dedicated practice within Northern Trust. We provide relationship excellence by delivering high-quality investment, technology, asset servicing, fiduciary, banking and advisory solutions to the clients we serve. We foster long-term relationships by offering an unparalleled combination of service, expertise and capabilities tailored to the distinct needs of our clients.


What's Special About Us?

For over 130 years, Northern Trust has been committed to the private trust and investment business, with over 40% of the Company’s global revenues derived from the wealth management needs of individuals, families and their related entities. Our proven and focused commitment to this business, and continued investment in the resources needed to continue its success supports our longevity and strength as a partner to your family.

Service, Expertise and Integrity are the core principles driving our service model and all of our business decisions. In working with GFO, you will have a partner that prioritizes your needs first. We firmly believe that doing what is right for our clients is the best way to grow our business. We feel very strongly that developing and nurturing personal relationships are the cornerstone for long term business relationships.

2020 FOX Technology Showcase Preview | July 28-30, 2020

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Trust Company


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Jared M. Marchant
Second Vice President | Senior Fiduciary Business Analyst | Global Family & Private Investment Offices


50 South LaSalle Street
Chicago  Illinois  60603

United States

Other Office Locations

Other Office Locations: 
Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin / Abu Dhabi, London