Brad Rapking is responsible for equity research, portfolio reviews, and assisting in fund trading and operations. He helps deliver in-depth analysis to advisor target exposures, fund due diligence and other client service needs. 

Background and Education 

Prior to joining Aptus, Brad was a Research Analyst at Driehaus Capital and a Research Analyst and Equity Trader at Opus Capital Management working on their Value Equities team. Brad brings experience in institutional value equity research, trading and operations.  

Brad graduated from Xavier University with a BSBA in Finance. Brad is a CFA Charterholder and a member of the CFA Institute and CFA Society of Alabama. 

Outside the Office: 

Brad resides in Fairhope, AL and enjoys spending his free time with family and friends, golfing, biking and watching Cincinnati sports teams continue to lose. 

Why Aptus: 

After working to launch an ETF with the Aptus team while working at Opus, I got to know the team and the firm’s vision and it resonated with me. I enjoy the opportunity to work with some of the smartest people in the industry that work hard, have fun and share the same philosophies on investing.