Frank Sutton
Frank Sutton

Frank Sutton Senior Personal Investment Portfolio Manager, Foundation & Institutional Advisors

Joined Northern Trust



  • BS degree from Brigham Young University-Hawaii
  • MBA from the Marriott School of Management at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah


  • Chartered Financial Analyst designation
  • Member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Phoenix


Frank L. Sutton is a Vice President for The Northern Trust Company and a Senior Portfolio Manager for the Foundation & Institutional Advisory team in the West Region for Wealth Management. Mr. Sutton works closely with client boards and investment/finance committees to understand their specific mission and goals. He then leads the process to develop investment portfolios that are optimized and tailored to meet their specific needs


Frank Sutton joined Northern Trust in 2001 and has been working in the investment management industry since 1997. He previously served as Vice President and Senior Research Analyst at Northern Trust Investments in Stamford, Connecticut and was a member of the hedge fund research team starting in 2005. His responsibilities included sourcing, evaluating, recommending and monitoring hedge funds used in Northern Trust's hedge fund of funds products and custom hedge fund portfolios. Prior to joining the hedge fund research team, Mr. Sutton was an Assistant Vice President on the client servicing and program management team at Northern Trust Investments. He managed institutional investment programs for large client relationships including U.S. pensions, foundations, and healthcare organizations as well as Canada-based corporate pension plans of U.S. parent companies. Prior to joining Northern Trust, Mr. Sutton was a Financial Analyst at Highland Associates, an investment consultant to not-for-profit hospitals. At Highland, his time was dedicated to manager research and client service.