David W. Fox, ’58
Corporate Award - 1995
Chairman and CEO
Nothern Trust Corporation
David W. Fox earned his MBA from Chicago Booth in 1958. After joining Northern Trust in 1955, Fox rose from assistant cashier to CEO and chairman, a position to which he was named in 1990.
Fox has served as a member of the Council on Chicago Booth and a director for the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, USG Corporation, the Chicago Council on Foreign Relations, and the Economic Club of Chicago. He was a public governor of the Chicago Stock Exchange, chairman of the board of Northwestern Memorial Hospital, a trustee of DePaul University, and vice chairman of both the Orchestra Association and the board of trustees of the Adler Planetarium.