MINNEAPOLIS – July 29, 2015 – David Kuipers, senior vice president with Associated Bank, has been named president and CEO, Investment Services where he will oversee all investment management and insurance offerings.  Associated Investment Services resides within the Private Client and Institutional Services division of Associated Bank that provides a comprehensive suite of products to affluent and high net worth clients through a collaborative team of private bankers, relationship managers and portfolio managers.

Kuipers brings more than 20 years of private banking and wealth management industry experience in the Minneapolis/ St. Paul marketplace. His executive level background includes senior management experience in private banking, investment management, strategic planning, market expansion, line of business management/ restructure, personal and institutional trust, retail banking and brokerage.

Prior to this role, Kuipers served in progressive leadership roles with Associated including regional management posts for Associated Investment Services, Associated Trust, and Private Banking, as well as the role of wealth management director of Sales Administration and most recently private banking business manager.

A graduate of the University of St. Thomas, Kuipers earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration and Master in Business Administration degree in financial services. Professionally, he holds the Certified Trust Financial Advisor (CTFA) designation and FINRA Series 6, 7, 63, 53, 65 and 24 securities licenses as well as life and health insurance licenses.

Kuiper’s office is located at 12600 Whitewater Dr., Minnetonka, MN.