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Thomas Pruitt

Wealth Advisor
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Tom Pruitt manages investment portfolios for high-net-worth families, trusts, and foundations, and is responsible for developing customized client portfolios using a wealth management strategy designed to meet each client’s financial goals. He also is a co-portfolio manager for the Global Dividend Growth strategy. Tom serves the private wealth department as a member of the Asset Allocation committee, which is responsible for setting overall asset allocation strategies. Before joining the firm, he was a senior vice president and portfolio manager at Northern Trust in Chicago, where he served as a member of the Northern Investment Counselors’ equity and fixed income security selection and strategy committees. Prior to joining Northern Trust, he served as a portfolio manager, securities analyst, and research associate at LaSalle National Bank. Tom is a member of the education committee for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana as well as a past board member of the Illinois Bankers Association’s Trust and Investment Management School.

Purdue University: B.A. in History

Industry experience since 1994:

  • Northern Trust Company
  • LaSalle Bank

Joined William Blair in 2009

Professional Associations:

  • CFA Institute
  • CFA Society of Chicago

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