July 20, 2012
Kearny joined Northern Trust to
lead new business development for asset servicing in the western part of the
Kearny, a senior vice president, will focus on business
development for institutional clients on the West Coast and in the mountain states,
including corporations, public pension funds, insurance companies and
not-for-profit institutions. He reports to Jon Dunham, director of North
American sales for corporate and institutional services.
Kearny was previously at Korte & Associates Consulting
LLC, where he was a partner and managing director of consulting. Before joining
Korte, he spent 12 years at Mercer, where he was a principal and senior
consultant and a founding member of Mercer Sentinel Group, the firm’s dedicated
investment operations consulting unit,.
“Jeff Kearny has a record of success as a consultant for
corporate pensions, defined contribution retirement plans, insurance companies
and not-for-profit institutions, and we are pleased to have him on our team,” Dunham
said. “Jeff’s depth of technical expertise, knowledge of current market best
practices and innovative thinking give him a unique perspective that our
clients and prospects will find informative and compelling.”
Kearny holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Indiana
University and a master’s in business administration from the Kellstadt
Graduate School of Business at DePaul University.