Employee Adam Karpf

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Adam R. Karpf


Managing Director

Adam Karpf is a portfolio manager for CIBC Private Wealth's Energy Infrastructure strategy. ​

Adam has been analyzing the Energy Infrastructure industry for over 20 years, when he became a senior analyst in the equity research team at Lehman Brothers.  In 2006 he was ranked No. 1 in the Oil Equipment, Services and Distribution industry in The Wall Street Journal's "Best on the Street" Survey in the United States. Prior to joining CIBC, Adam was the head of the Energy infrastructure research team and a portfolio manager at Magnetar Capital. 

Adam was selected as a Board Adviser to the Tortoise Acquisition Corp I (2019), Tortoise Acquisition Corp II (2020) and Rice Acquisition Corp I (2020).  Additionally, Adam was selected to the Board of Directors to an emissions management optimization company – Envana in 2023.​

He earned a Bachelor of Science in finance from Lehigh University and also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation. 

Representing CIBC Private Wealth Group, LLC.

2007, The Wall Street Journal, “Best on the Street Analysts Survey”.
May 21, 2007. In 2007, while with Lehman Brothers, Adam Karpf was ranked #1 of the 54 analysts evaluated for the Oil Equipment, Services & Distribution industry coverage based on their recommendation performance scores for 2006. Performance scores were calculated based on the estimated total return, including price changes and dividends, of each eligible stock an analyst covered in an industry, as well as the number of stocks the analyst covered within that industry. Analysts got credit for being right about buy and sell recommendations.

Rankings, ratings or awards may not be representative of any specific client's experience. Any reference to a ranking, rating or an award provides no guarantee for future performance results and is not constant over time. 

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