Adam Strauss, CFA
Co-CEO & Portfolio Manager
Adam has been working with clients to develop and achieve their financial goals since he joined the firm in 2004. In addition, he is co-CEO of Appleseed Capital and a portfolio manager of Appleseed Fund. Before joining the firm, Adam served on the management teams of EquipNet, a business services company, and Frontier Co-op, a natural products company. At Frontier, he has served on the Board of Directors for 12 years. Adam began his career as a management consultant, working for Gemini Consulting and Andersen Consulting. He is a CFA Charterholder.
Adam lives in Chicago with his wife, Celia, and his son, Kalman. Adam tries to keep up with his son by playing tennis, going on camping trips, following the Cubs, and bicycling along the shore of Lake Michigan. In his spare time, Adam volunteers to rescue some of the birds that fly into Chicago skyscrapers during the fall and spring migration seasons