Andrew R. Adams, CFA, CIC
Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer, Mairs & Power, Inc.
Lead Manager of the Mairs & Power Small Cap Fund, Co-Manager of the Mairs & Power Growth 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. Mr. Adams was appointed lead manager of the Mairs & Power Small Cap Fund, which was launched in August of 2011. Effective January 1, 2015, Mr. Adams was named co-manager of the Mairs & Power Growth Fund. In 2016, Mr. Adams was promoted to Executive Vice President and as of January 1, 2018, he succeeded Mark L. Henneman as Chief Investment Officer.
Mr. Adams began his career in 1997 as a securities analyst with Advantus Capital 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.