CHICAGO, May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mather Group, LLC continues its growth with the addition of James Perkins, 30, to their Chicago investment team as a Senior Portfolio Analyst. Perkins will be responsible for portfolio and macroeconomic analysis, as well as oversee the firm's proprietary risk analysis programs to support investment decisions.
Perkins previously was Client Relationship Manager in the Global Family and Private Investment Offices of Northern Trust Company in Chicago. He earned his MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and his BS degree in Finance from the Rochester Institute of Technology.
Perkins is the fourth new team member hired by The Mather Group this year. The Mather Group is based in Chicago, IL, with a second office in Houston, TX.
The Mather Group, a fee-only Registered Investment Advisory (RIA), focuses on guiding corporate executives into successful retirement. Launched in 2011 after breaking away from Morgan Stanley, the firm is consistently ranked as one of the fastest growing RIAs in the country with more than $700 million in assets under management.
SOURCE The Mather Group