William H. Belden, III is responsible for the overall operations of Claymore’s ETF business line. Overseeing Product Development and related activities supporting the ETFs, his management responsibilities include Distribution and Marketing for the ETF group. Previously as Vice President and Senior Product Manager at Northern Trust Global Investments, Belden was responsible for Northern Trust’s proprietary mutual fund product line. Prior to joining Northern Trust, he was Vice President of Product Management at Stein, Roe, & Farnham and served as Vice President for Relationship Management in the Cash Products Group at Kemper Financial Services. Belden has a M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business with a concentration in Finance, and a B.S. degree in Finance from Miami University. He is Series 7, 24, 63, and 66 registered.