Raj Vora Joins Northern Trust

Raj Vora has joined Northern Trust as a member of the firm's private equity fund-of-funds group. He previously was an associate with Wind Point Partners.

 

PRESS RELEASE

Northern Trust announced today that Raj N. Vora has joined the Private Equity Team at Northern Trust Global Advisors (NTGA), the firm's multi-manager arm.  He will focus on portfolio management, sourcing and due diligence of new investments, and investor relations for the growing fund-of-funds group.  

Prior to joining Northern Trust, Mr. Vora was an Associate at Wind Point Partners, a middle-market leveraged buyout fund in Chicago where he played a role in all aspects of the investment process.  He also served as the Head of Corporate Development for a Wind Point portfolio company.  Before joining Wind Point Partners, he worked in the Investment Banking Division at Goldman Sachs in New York.

“With the strong growth in our private equity fund-of-funds business, it has been important for us to continue to add high quality individuals to the team.” said Robert P. Morgan, senior vice president and director of private equity at NTGA.  “Raj fit the bill perfectly.  His background in investment banking and direct private equity experience will lend itself well to the diligence and sourcing of investment opportunities for our funds.  Further, his knowledge of the private equity markets and ability to work with institutional clients will be key attributes in continuing to provide strong service to our high net worth and institutional investor base.”

Raj received his Bachelor of Science in General Engineering from the University of Illinois, where he was a James Scholar.  He had a concentration in Finance and a Minor in Spanish.

About Northern Trust

Northern Trust Global Investments (NTGI) is the multi-asset class investment management business of Northern Trust Corporation. NTGI comprises Northern Trust Investments, N.A., Northern Trust Global Investments Limited, Northern Trust Global Investments Japan, K.K., the investment advisor division of The Northern Trust Company and Northern Trust Global Advisors and its subsidiaries.

Northern Trust Corporation (Nasdaq: NTRS) is a leading provider of investment management, asset and fund administration, fiduciary and banking solutions for corporations, institutions and affluent individuals worldwide. Northern Trust, a multibank holding company based in Chicago, has a growing network of 85 offices in 18 U.S. states and has international offices in 13 locations in North America, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region. As of September 30, 2007, Northern Trust had assets under custody of US$4.1 trillion, and assets under investment management of US$761.4 billion. Northern Trust, founded in 1889, has earned distinction as an industry leader in combining high-touch service and expertise with innovative products and technology. For more information, visit http://www.northerntrust.com.