Northern Trust names John McCareins APAC AM MD

Northern Trust says it has appointed John McCareins to lead its asset management business across Asia-Pacific (APAC). Based in the Hong Kong office, McCareins is responsible for overseeing Northern Trust’s asset management activities across Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

Northern Trust Asset Management’s activities in the region include global equity portfolio management and global equity dealing from Hong Kong, as well as investment strategy, relationship management and sales teams based in Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore and Australia. McCareins reports functionally to Wayne Bowers, head of Northern Trust Asset Management, EMEA and APAC and locally to William Mak, head of Northern Trust in APAC.