Andrew (AJ) Shimp, RPA

Senior Vice President,
Financial Advisor

Education & Other Highlights

Andrew Shimp is an institutional advisor based in Des Moines, IA.

Andrew joined CAPTRUST in 2010 and serves as a senior vice president and financial advisor responsible for providing retirement plan advisory services to corporate fiduciaries. Prior to joining the firm, Andrew served as retirement plan consultant with the financial services division of Holmes Murphy & Associates and has worked in the industry since 2002.


  • Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from MidAmerica Nazarene University

Industry Designations

  • Retirement Plan Associate

Awards & Recognition

  • Financial Times 401 Top Retirement Plan Advisor | 2020
  • Barron’s Top 50 Institutional Consultants | 2019, 2022, 2023, 2024 (Team Des Moines)
  • NAPA Top Retirement Plan Advisors Under 40, “Young Guns” Advisor | 2018 and 2019
  • NAPA Top DC Advisor Teams | 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, and 2024 (CAPTRUST West Des Moines)


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