Northern Trust Global Investments chooses Asia-Pacific managing director
By Kevin Olsen | November 28, 2012 2:45 pm
Bo Kratz was named managing director, Asia-Pacific region, at Northern Trust Global Investments, confirmed spokesman John O'Connell.
At Northern Trust, Mr. Kratz will be based in Hong Kong and lead a team managing about $50 billion in assets for clients including sovereign wealth funds, government entities, pension plans and corporations in the region, according to a news release. Mr. Kratz will report to Wayne Bowers, CEO for Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific, and Teresa Parker, CEO for the Asia-Pacific region.
Mr. Kratz was managing director, Asia, at Permal Asset Management; he left the firm in mid-2011.