Northern Trust hires Hamilton

Ian Hamilton has joined Northern Trust from State Street to drive asset servicing sales across key sectors including pension and sovereign entities in the UK, Europe and Africa.

London-based Hamilton is responsible for offering Northern Trust’s asset servicing and capital markets solutions to institutional investors. He will manage a team focused on pension funds and sovereign entities and report to Douglas Gee, Head of sales for Northern Trust’s asset servicing business in EMEA.

“At Northern Trust we recognise asset owners increasingly require sophisticated asset servicing solutions to enhance their investment operations and oversight,” said Penelope Biggs, head of Northern Trust’s Institutional Investor Group, EMEA. “In response to this trend, Ian and his focussed team will tailor solutions to help clients make more informed investment decisions, supported by greater transparency, governance and oversight of their investments.”