Bill is the president of Nuveen Asset Management, responsible for leading all of the business management activities for the firm.
He joined the firm in 2008 from Northern Trust where he was president and chief executive officer of Northern Trust Global Advisors, Inc. and concurrently served as chief executive officer of Northern Trust Global Investments Limited located in London. Prior to these roles, Bill served as the director of quantitative product management for Northern Trust. He began his career in 1991 as the leader of the internal audit group responsible for treasury, investment management and finance functions at the Northern Trust Corporation.
Bill earned a B.S. in accounting from Indiana University and an M.B.A. in finance from the University of Chicago. He has also passed the certified public accountant exam. Bill serves on the Boys and Girls Club of Chicago Board of Directors and the Rush Medical Center Arthritis & Orthopedics Leadership Committee.
Firm tenure for Nuveen Asset Management investment professionals may include years of service at predecessor advisory operations.