Overlooking the Chicago River

Meet the Team

Overlooking the Chicago River

Meet the Team

Allison Brink

Chief Marketing Officer
Great Lakes Advisors

Allison Brink is the Chief Marketing Officer at Great Lakes Advisors where she partners with the firm’s distribution and investment leadership to develop and implement firm-wide marketing strategy. In addition, Mrs. Brink is a key member of the firm’s management team as a member of the Operating Committee, which oversees the everyday business activities related to all GLA departments.

Ms. Brink previously served as Chief Marketing Officer for Ziegler Capital Management in Chicago where she oversaw all marketing and distribution throughout the institutional and intermediary channels of the firm. Prior to that, she spent 17 years as a Managing Director at Lotsoff Capital Management, where she worked closely with the firm’s institutional consultant relationships to expand assets under management across a broad suite of equity, fixed income, and alternative strategies. She began her career in 1992 at The Capital Group in Los Angeles in fixed income operations. Allison is an active member of the Women Investment Professionals of Chicago, where she previously served on the Board.

Education and Professional Credentials 

  • Industry Start: 1992
  • University of Michigan, BA