Jason Lawitt

Banking and Finance 2023

President–Southern California Region
Northern Trust
Asset/Investment Management

Jason Lawitt is president of Northern Trust’s Southern California Region. In this role, he leads an integrated team of specialists who deliver investment management, trust and estate planning, private and business banking, and financial consulting for clients across the region. He has over 20 years of experience working with ultra-wealthy individuals and families, public entities, and large corporations.

Lawitt is also a leader in Northern Trust’s proprietary Life Driven Wealth Management approach, which seeks to integrate portfolio and wealth management with client goals and full balance sheet, including special assets. He spends his days (and sometimes nights) growing the business and regularly participates in new business and relationship opportunities. Lawitt leads Northern Trust’s Los Angeles client service offering, coordinating, and implementing investment and broader wealth strategies around wealth transfer, tax efficiencies, and philanthropy.