CHICAGO, April 9, 2020 /3BL Media/- Northern Trust Corporation (Nasdaq: NTRS) announced on Wednesday it is providing $3 million in philanthropic support to nonprofit organizations around the world, including those that provide healthcare, food and other humanitarian relief.
Northern Trust Asset Management President Shundrawn Thomas joined the Deloitte Chicago Inclusion Council and the Chicago Chapter of Management Leadership to speak at a Black History Month Celebration. Shundrawn discussed the challenges and opportunities of driving D&I efforts.
Marie Dzanis, head of Europe, Middle East and Africa for Northern Trust Asset Management, said 2019 was the year that environmental, social and governance strategies came to the fore, but the industry is now entering the decade of ESG.
“It is an honor to have Northern Trust as our campaign’s financial partner,” said Jack E. Lighton, LMC President and CEO. “Northern Trust’s innovative portfolio of services and exceptional local market knowledge is critical as we pioneer such a momentous turning point in our Center’s history. As the world rallies around conservation and sustainability, our partnership with Northern Trust will enable us to expand our state-of-the-art education and conservation portfolio at a rapid pace, increasing ocean and sea turtle conservation worldwide.”
Northern Trust has developed in-house, specialized expertise through our longterm commitment to social, environmental and fnancial integrity. Our sustainable investing team is responsible for ESG research, innovation, product development and product management across our array of asset class capabilities. It proactively develops new ideas to ensure the centrality of sustainable investing thinking to our business development.