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R. Andrew Beck


Chief Executive Officer & Senior Portfolio Manager

Andrew is River Road’s Chief Executive Officer, responsible for establishing and driving the firm’s business strategy. Additionally, he is a senior portfolio manager for River Road’s Small Cap Value and Small-Mid Cap Value strategies, a portfolio manager for the Mid Cap Value portfolio, and a supervising portfolio manager for the Focused Absolute Value® portfolio. He is Chair of the Executive Committee and Investment Oversight Committee. Andrew co-founded River Road in 2005 and holds equity in the firm.

Prior Experience

  • Senior Research Analyst, Senior Vice President, and Portfolio Manager, SMC Capital Inc.


  • MBA, F.W. Olin School at Babson College
  • BS in Finance, University of Louisville

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