Andrew R. Adams, CFA, CIC
Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer, Mairs & Power, Inc.
Lead Manager of the Mairs & Power Growth Fund, Co-Manager of the Mairs & Power Small Cap Fund and Vice President of the Mairs & Power Funds Trust
Andrew R. Adams joined Mairs & Power, Inc. in 2006 as Vice President and Investment Manager. In 2016, Mr. Adams was promoted to Executive Vice President and in 2018, he succeeded Mark L. Henneman as Chief Investment Officer. Mr. Adams was appointed Lead Manager of the Mairs & Power Small Cap Fund, which was launched in August of 2011. Effective April 1, 2019 Mr. Adams moved to Co-Manager of the Small Cap Fund, which was done in conjunction with naming Mr. Adams Lead Manager of the Mairs & Power Growth Fund. Previously he served as Co-Manager of the Growth Fund from Janary 2015 - March 2019.
Mr. Adams began his career in 1997 as a securities analyst with Advantus Capital Management (now Securian Asset Management) where he also served as an investment officer prior to his departure in 2003. Before joining Mairs & Power, Inc., Mr. Adams worked as a portfolio manager at U.S. Bancorp Asset Management (now Nuveen Asset Management) in Minneapolis, where he co-managed a small-cap blend mutual fund.
Mr. Adams earned a BBA from the University of Wisconsin, Madison in finance and mathematics. He then earned a MS degree in finance, also from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, where he participated in the Applied Security Analysis Program. Mr. Adams is a CFA charterholder as well as a Chartered Investment Counselor.