Heartland Value Plus Fund Investor Class
Heartland Group Inc
789 N. Water St.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Bradford A. Evans,Lead Manager since April 30, 2006
Bradford A. Evans, CFA, is Senior Vice President and Portfolio Manager for the Value Plus Fund and its corresponding Small Cap Value Plus Strategy.
Evans began at Heartland in 1996 as a Research Associate. He was promoted to Equity Research Analyst, during which time he developed expertise in the Energy, Consumer, and Materials sectors.
Following nearly four years at High Rock Capital, Evans returned to Heartland as Portfolio Manager for the Value Fund in 2004, which he co-managed until 2015. He became Portfolio Manager of the Value Plus Fund in April 2006 and also was Director of Equity Research from 2011 to 2016.
Evans is a vocal advocate for small-cap value investing. He has been quoted by the national financial media, including Barronâs, CNBC, Fortune, Bloomberg, BusinessWeek, and The Wall Street Journal.
He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a bachelorâs in international relations, Russian, and political science in 1995. He also spent a semester studying at Moscow State University in Russia.
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