Tom Carlson
Tom Carlson

Tom Carlson Senior Banking Advisor




  • Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration and Management, Illinois Wesleyan University


Tom is a Senior Banking Advisor responsible for providing holistic wealth management services for individuals and families, privately held businesses, family offices and foundations and endowments. Tom has expertise in financial planning, wealth transfer, banking, real estate, and commercial banking. He has over 25 years of experience in financial services.


Prior to joining Northern Trust in 2023, Tom worked at Capital One for 4 years, where he served as a Director in business banking. Prior to that, he worked at Wintrust as a Senior Vice President and CIBC as a Managing Director.

Community Involvement

Tom serves as a board member for the Pathway to Adventure Council of the Boy Scouts and has held board positions at the Salvation Army and the Calumet Area Industrial Council.