Driving Better Outcomes through Global, Dynamic Investment Management
As a leading global asset management firm, our investment expertise, strength and innovation have earned the trust and confidence of the world’s most sophisticated institutional and individual investors.
With more than $900 billion* in assets under management, and a long-standing history of solving complex investment challenges, we believe our strength and stability drive opportunities for our clients.
Our forward-looking, historically aware investment approach powers a broad range of capabilities and solutions. And our comprehensive asset class offering includes passive, factor-based, fundamental active, alternatives and multi-manager solutions that are available in a variety of investment vehicles.
Put our expertise to work for you. *As of September 30, 2018, assets under management (AUM) were $972 billion, which included AUM managed by Northern Trust Corporation and Northern Trust Asset Management.
John Abunassar is Head of Sales and Distribution at Northern Trust Asset Management and a member of the Operating Group and Business Leadership Council. John oversees institutional sales and consultant relations.
John joined from William Blair Investment Management where he was the Head of North American Institutional Business Development and Consultant Relations and served as a business leader and investment committee member of the Hedge Fund Strategies team. Previously he was a principal at Guidance Capital, CEO and president of Allegiant Asset Management and the head of Banc One Investment Advisor’s institutional business. Earlier in his career, he was an investment consultant with Capital Control Group and a pension consultant with Hewitt Associates.
John earned an MBA from Keller Graduate School of Management and a BA from Lake Forest College. He is a Registered FINRA Principal Series 24, 7, 63 and 3 securities licenses.
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