Tortoise Capital Names Managing Director

Brad Adams has been promoted to managing director of Tortoise Capital Advisors LLC in Leawood, Kansas.

In his new position, Adams oversees Tortoise’s financial operations team and is chief financial officer for the company’s closed-end funds. During his seven years with Tortoise, Adams has served in key roles supporting the launch of numerous closed-end fund equity and debt offerings.

Adams has more than 28 years of experience in financial services. Before joining Tortoise, he was a financial services industry consultant, and vice president of finance and operations, chief operating officer and director of Jones & Babson Inc.

Adams holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Wyoming and a master’s degree in business administration from Rockhurst University in Kansas City, Missouri.

Tortoise Capital is an investment manager specializing in listed energy investments with approximately $9.2 billion of assets under management.