Northern Trust Announces Leadership Changes

September 1, 2011 ( – Northern Trust announced Rohan Singh will become Managing Director for Northern Trust in Australia and New Zealand. 

Singh replaces Paul Cutts, who will assume the role of Country Head for the Channel Islands, based in Guernsey. The transition for both roles will take effect on November 1, 2011.  

Since joining Northern Trust in 2007 Singh has been Head of Sales for Northern Trust's Asset Servicing business in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region, based in Singapore. He will relocate to Melbourne in October and will report to Teresa Parker, Chief Executive Officer for APAC. 

Singh brings more than 17 years of experience in securities services to the Managing Director position in Australia and New Zealand. As Head of Asset Servicing Sales for APAC, he has made a significant contribution to Northern Trust's business development in the region. He came to Northern Trust from Citigroup, where he was Head of Sales for South Asia. Previously, he assumed a number of business management and sales roles in Singapore, Australia, and London, all with an APAC focus. 

As the new Country Head for the Channel Islands, responsible for Northern Trust’s businesses in Jersey and Guernsey, Cutts will report functionally to Peter Cherecwich, Head of Global Fund Services, and regionally to Wilson Leech, Chief Executive Officer for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). He replaces long time Northern Trust executive Vic Holmes, who retires at the end of November.