Shaelyn Otikor, ’12
Vice President and Relationship Manager, Global Fund Services
The Northern Trust Company
Shaelyn Otikor is a vice president and relationship manager in the Global Fund Services business segment at Northern Trust, Chicago. She develops relationships with global asset managers that have outsourced a broad range of operational functions to Northern Trust. She communicates product strategies, provides consultative solutions to meet clients’ business objectives, and educates clients on trends in the funds industry to ensure overall client satisfaction.
During her 21-year career she has held nine roles across multiple business units and global regions, including fund administration, product development, and establishing the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) department at Northern Trust. Otikor also relocated to London twice, most recently as a program manager charged with a variety of regulatory implementations and operational projects.
Otikor obtained her BA, with a focus in International Project Management, from DePaul University and her MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business. While at Booth, she was president of the Graduate Women in Business and was instrumental in the creation of the Booth Women Connect Conference.