DaSilva to drive NT ME business growth

Northern Trust announced today that it has hired Clayton DaSilva as Abu Dhabi-based sales manager, Middle East.

DaSilva, who joins from JP Morgan Chase, is responsible for leading Northern Trust’s business development in the Middle East and supporting business development in Africa, offering Northern Trust’s asset servicing and capital markets solutions to sovereign wealth funds, central banks, asset management companies and corporate clients. He will report to Douglas Gee, head of sales in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) at Northern Trust.

“Northern Trust has seen very strong growth in assets under custody and administration over the last three years in the Middle East, and we are committed to expanding our presence in the region,” said Sheldon Woldt, head of Northern Trust in the Middle East. “Clayton will support our business development in the region and his experience and market knowledge will ensure we remain exceptionally well-positioned to meet the unique needs of our clients in the region.”