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Securian Financial


As the asset manager for Securian Financial, we bring decades of experience to help financial institutions

Meet our executive team

Securian Asset Management values a collaborative environment, demonstrated by our daily morning meeting where a cross-functional team of portfolio managers, analysts, traders, and client service professionals discuss current positions and market dynamics.

Based in St. Paul, MN, Securian Asset Management has over 100 employees. We're small enough to be nimble, yet large enough to focus on best-execution in investments for our clients.

Nimble and focused

Learn how Securian Asset Management can help your organization achieve its investing goals.

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David Kuplic, bio photo

David Kuplic, CFA

Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer and President

Erica Bergsland, bio photo

Erica Bergsland, CFA

Senior Vice President and Director of Research and Trading

Gary Kleist, bio photo

Gary Kleist

Senior Vice President and Chief Operations Officer

Sean O'Connell, bio photo

Sean O'Connell, CFA 

Chief Investment Officer – Minnesota Life and Securian Life

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Jennifer M. Pedigo, CFA

Senior Vice President, Strategy and Business Development

Craig Stapleton, bio photo

Craig Stapleton, CFA, FRM

Chief Investment Officer, Investment Strategies and Risk

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Michael Steinert, JD

Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer

Jennifer Wolf

Jennifer Wolf, JD

Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer