Advantus Capital Management’s Jennifer Wolf among “Top Women in Finance”

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jennifer Wolf, vice president and chief legal officer of Advantus Capital Management, has been honored as one of the Finance & Commercenewspaper’s 2017 “Top Women in Finance.” 

Now in its 17th year, the “Top Women in Finance” program recognizes women who are making an impact not only in their professions but also in their communities. An outside panel of experts reviews the nominations and selects the honorees.

Wolf and other honorees were celebrated at an event on November 16 at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Minneapolis. 

Wolf joined Advantus in 2005 and leads its legal team of four attorneys and four paralegals. She received her juris doctor degree from Loyola University-Chicago.

Outside of work, Wolf is a fellow of the American College of Investment Counsel and the American College of Mortgage Attorneys. In addition, for nine years, she has served on the board of directors of Como Friends, the nonprofit fundraising organization for the Como Zoo and Conservatory in St. Paul. 

“Jennifer is a talented attorney and strategist. Her contributions to our commercial lending program, product development and leading the legal team are important for the success of the firm,” said Dave Kuplic, Advantus’ president. “On behalf of everyone at Advantus, we congratulate Jennifer on this well-deserved honor.” 

Read Finance & Commerce’s profile of Wolf

About Advantus Capital Management

Advantus Capital Management is an institutional asset manager that specializes in public and private fixed income, managed volatility, real estate securities and other income-oriented equity strategies. Its investment approach is founded on thorough fundamental research insights derived from collaboration among investment specialists across diverse strategies, with risk management embedded throughout the process. Advantus is a subsidiary of Securian Financial Group, Inc. 

About Securian Financial Group

Since 1880, Securian Financial Group and its affiliates have provided financial security for individuals and businesses in the form of insurance, investments and retirement plans. Now one of the nation’s largest financial services providers, Securian is the holding company parent of a group of companies that offer a broad range of financial services.


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