Marie Dzanis is head of EMEA and CEO of Northern Trust Global Investments Ltd. Her Leadership responsibilities include the governance and oversight of Northern Trust Asset Management’s operational and distribution capabilities across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa and leading the firm’s talent acquisition. Ms. Dzanis has served as head of intermediary and wealth distribution for Northern Trust Asset Management and was an initial partner in Northern Trust’s launch of FlexShares Exchange Traded Funds. Previously, she was an executive at iShares BlackRock, J.P. Morgan Asset Management, and Smith Barney. Ms. Dzanis was recognized by InvestmentNews as a “Woman to Watch” in the financial services industry and was named to the “Top Women in Asset Management” list by Money Management Executive. She has served as the chairwoman of the Specialty Conference Committees for IMCA and is on the ETF Committee and the Leadership Advisory Council for Money Management Institute. Ms. Dzanis has a BA in political theory from the Catholic University of America, attended the Stanford University Executive Education Program and the Chicago Booth School of Business Executive Education Program, and received her CIMA at the University of California, Berkeley.