Scott Ellspermann, CIMA® CPWA®

Director - Exchange Traded Products Strategic Client Group


Mr. Scott Ellspermann joined Tortoise in 2020 as director of all exchange traded products, including closed-end funds, and is focused on increasing Tortoise’s ETF platform presence and developing new products. He previously worked at State Street Global Advisors as the head of private wealth management. Mr. Ellspermann served as a member of the U.S. SPDR sales senior management team. He was responsible for defining, leading and executing channel strategies for distribution of SPDR ETFs to the national broker/dealer channel, regional broker-dealer channel and private bank channel in the U.S. Before that, he was the central division sales manager responsible for all ETF and mutual fund sales across the firm’s central division. Mr. Ellspermann earned a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from the University of Notre Dame cum laude and earned the Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA®) designation and the Certified Private Wealth Advisor (CPWA®) designations. He holds Series 7, 66 and 24 licenses.

Scott Ellspermann, CIMA® CPWA®

Leawood, KS 66211

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