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Northern Trust Announces Tucson Leadership Succession

TUSCON, April 15, 2019 —

Northern Trust Wealth Management today announced the appointment of Chad Driedger as President of Tucson and Southern Arizona. Driedger replaces Henry Boice, who retired after 33 years with the company. 

Driedger previously served as a financial advisor for Northern Trust Securities, where he advised clients on investment and brokerage solutions for the Tucson and Denver markets. He joined Northern Trust in 2007 as a portfolio manager and moved into his most recent role with Northern Trust Securities in 2012.  

“Chad brings a keen understanding of Northern Trust’s commitment to delivering superior client service,” said Tony Bolazina, President of Arizona. “His proactive leadership style and industry knowledge will position us well to drive the business forward.”

A lifelong resident of Arizona, Driedger is heavily involved in the community and his membership includes CFA Society Tucson, Tucson Desert Angels and United Way of Southern Arizona Finance and Investment Committees. He serves on the Board of St. Michael’s School and Reid Park Zoological Society. He received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Arizona and is a CFA charter holder.

Northern Trust Wealth Management offers holistic wealth management services for affluent individuals and families, family offices, foundations and endowments, and privately held businesses.  It is recognized for its innovative technology, service excellence and depth of expertise and ranks among the top 10 U.S. wealth managers, with $278.6 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2018. The Northern Trust Company is an Equal Housing Lender.  Member FDIC.

About Northern Trust
Northern Trust Corporation (Nasdaq: NTRS) is a leading provider of wealth management, asset servicing, asset management and banking to corporations, institutions, affluent families and individuals. Founded in Chicago in 1889, Northern Trust has a global presence with offices in 20 U.S. states and Washington, D.C., and across 23 locations in Canada, Europe, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region. As of December 31, 2018, Northern Trust had assets under custody/administration of US$10.1 trillion, and assets under management of US$1.1 trillion. For more than 125 years, Northern Trust has earned distinction as an industry leader for exceptional service, financial expertise, integrity and innovation. Visit or follow us on Twitter @NorthernTrust.

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