Northern Trust Creates New Leadership Role within Digital Assets and Financial Markets Group


CHICAGO & LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) today announced the appointment of Michael Buzza as Global Head of Network Management & Market Strategy. Buzza, previously EMEA Head of Market Advocacy and Innovation Research, will lead the teams dedicated to providing market access and insights into the traditional securities services markets within the Digital Assets and Financial Markets group.

Justin Chapman, Global Head of Digital Assets and Financial Markets, commented, “Michael’s role will be key in the ongoing management of our market-facing relationships in both traditional and digital markets. His wealth of experience in risk management, trading partnerships and financial markets will also accelerate the development of our roadmaps for traditional and digital assets.”

During his 16 years at Northern Trust, Buzza previously led the selection of strategic banking providers and was instrumental in a strategic investment in Zodia Custody, an institutional crypto custody solution developed in partnership with Standard Chartered.

Northern Trust announced in June 2022 the formation of its Digital Assets and Financial Markets Group, combining its digital and traditional markets functions within its Asset Servicing business, providing Whole Office™ solutions to institutional asset managers and asset owners around the world.

About Northern Trust

Northern Trust Corporation (Nasdaq: NTRS) is a leading provider of wealth management, wealth management, wealth management and banking services to corporations, institutions, wealthy families and individuals. Founded in Chicago in 1889, Northern Trust has a global presence with offices in 22 US states and Washington, DC and 23 locations in Canada, Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific. As of June 30, 2022, Northern Trust had US$13.7 trillion in assets under custody and US$1.3 trillion in assets under management. For more than 130 years, Northern Trust has been recognized as an industry leader for exceptional service, financial expertise, integrity and innovation. Please visit our website or follow us Twitter.

Northern Trust Corporation, Headquarters: 50 South La Salle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60603 USA, incorporated with limited liability in the USA Please read our global and regulatory information.

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