equity management

John Potter, CFA

Managing Director

John Potter is a Managing Director. He joined Silvercrest in 2019 as a result of Silvercrest’s acquisition of Cortina Asset Management, where he was a founding principal. He has more than 20 years’ experience in the investment industry. In addition to overseeing the direction of the portfolio at large, he analyzes energy, industrial and consumer companies. Mr. Potter began his investment career at M&I Investment Management Corp., now known as BMO Asset Management Corp., as a securities analyst and then mid-cap value fund manager. In 2000, he joined Firstar Investment Research & Management Co., now known as Nuveen Asset Management, where he managed small cap core portfolios. He has served as a board member for the Milwaukee Investment Analyst Society and Cortina Asset Management’s Board of Managers. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Institute. Mr. Potter received a B.B.A. from the University of Wisconsin and an M.B.A from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.