Manager's Spotlight:

Alex Ryer, CFA®

Northern Small Cap Core Fund

With Northern Trust Since 2005



Alex Ryer, Vice President of Northern Trust, is a Senior Portfolio Manager in the fundamental active group, responsible for stock selection analysis in the International Value equity strategies.  Previously, Mr. Ryer, was a member of the quantitative active group, and was responsible for quantitative research and managed small cap and global active equity portfolios. He currently co-manages the Northern Small Cap Core Fund.

Prior to joining Northern Trust in 2005, Mr. Ryer held Senior Portfolio Management positions at Rhumbline Advisers and State Street Global Advisors.

Mr. Ryer received a B.S. in electrical engineering from Bucknell University and an MBA from the University of New Hampshire. He is an active CFA® charterholder, a member of the CFA Institute, a Certified Financial Risk Manager and a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst.


  Fund Co-Managed by Alex Ryer

Northern Small Cap Core Fund