John S. Hantak
John S. Hantak

John S. Hantak President - Houston, Texas

Joined Northern Trust



  • John graduated from Villanova University.


John Hantak is the president of Northern Trust’s wealth management business in Houston, Texas. John has over 24 years of investments, business development and leadership experience in the wealth management sector. John has led many strategic growth initiatives while earning consistently high satisfaction rankings with the firm’s clientele. John proactively leads a team of seasoned professionals that meet the financial needs of an ultra-high-net-worth clientele. The Houston business focuses on providing investment management, fiduciary, private banking, and wealth consulting solutions to successful families. The Houston market represents one of the fastest growing economies in the U.S. – and a region that has been identified as a primary growth market for The Northern Trust Company.


Prior to his current role, John was the managing director of Houston’s ultra-high-net-worth business

Community Involvement

John serves on the board of directors for Junior Achievement Houston and Friends for Life Animal Shelter.  John has also volunteered with the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo since 2008 and serves on the Parade, Mutton Bustin’, Grand Entry, and Feed Store committees. In addition, he is a member of the Children’s Fund of Houston, Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation, St. Cecilia Catholic Church, and the Tejas Vaqueros