Ghislaine Austin
President (Retired), Northern Trust

Ghislaine is an investment and fiduciary expert. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Bio/Med Investor Network. Ghislaine has more than 40 years of investment and leadership/ management experience. 

Ghislaine retired from her role as Regional President of Northern Trust in Georgia, Ghislaine oversaw Northern's wealth management business in Georgia and surrounding states. 

Prior to Northern Trust, Ghislaine served as Senior Director of Investments at Wells Fargo,The Private Bank in Atlanta GA for the Southeast Region. Prior to that , Ghislaine managed the portfolio managers for the southern half of the national Wachovia footprint, from Charlotte NC through Miami FL.

In addition to her long tenure in managing teams and client relationships in the wealth management arena, Ghislaine is a published author and an accomplished speaker. She has served on the annual campaign for the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta and on the Board of Directors of the Atlanta Ballet. She is a graduate of Wellesley College, and is a member of the Ansley Club , the Haig Point Club and the Philadelphia Cricket Club. She is a member of The CFA Institute.