Teresa Parker
Job Title
President EMEA
Northern Trust
Speaker Bio
An award-winning woman in leadership and a member of Northern Trust’s Management Group, Teresa is responsible for leading Northern Trust’s business and regulatory affairs across EMEA.

During her close to 40-year career at Northern Trust, Teresa has been based in London, Singapore and Chicago, bringing a unique, global perspective to her leadership.

Teresa has held multiple senior leadership roles across the business. From London, she led the build-out of Northern Trust’s global custody offering and, for five years in Singapore, oversaw the rapid and extensive expansion of the corporations presence across Asia Pacific.

Prior to her current role in London, she was most recently chief operating officer for Northern Trust’s Corporate & Institutional Services (C&IS) business. Here she held global responsibility for Northern Trust’s institutional business capabilities, technology and operating model, and was instrumental in developing the multi-year agenda for the asset servicing technology strategy, with digital transformation as a key priority.

Northern Trust is committed to supporting a diverse and inclusive workforce, and as leader of the EMEA region, Teresa is an advocate for opportunity and driver for change, implementing and advancing policies, processes and guidelines designed to focus the agenda on diversity, equity and inclusion.

Teresa holds an MB.A from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business and a bachelors degree from Marquette University. She has been named in Financial News’ prestigious list of top 100 Women in Finance five times. In addition to a number of board positions for various Northern Trust entities, she is a member of the Clearstream Group Advisory Board. Teresa is executive sponsor for Northern Trust’s Asian Leadership business resource council, and mentors men and women across the industry.