Polen Capital

About Polen Capital

Firm Overview

Polen Capital is a global investment management firm advising approximately $80 billion in assets as of April 2022 and providing high value-added, quality growth equity investment strategies to a wide range of institutional and individual clients around the world. Since 1989, the Firm has been committed to attracting, developing, and retaining exceptional professionals who are aligned with our goal of preserving and growing our clients’ assets to protect their present and enable their future.

Polen Capital has three autonomous investment teams that oversee a global equities universe of high-quality growth companies. The Boca Raton-based Large Company Growth team manages three large company strategies: Focus Growth, Global Growth, and International Growth. The Boston-based Small Company Growth team manages three small company strategies: U.S. Small Company Growth, U.S. Small- and Mid-Cap Company Growth, and International Small Company Growth. The London-based Emerging Markets Growth team manages a Global Emerging Markets Growth strategy.

The firm has been recognized by Pensions & Investments as one of the industry’s “Best Places to Work” in each of the past five years.

Our Culture
• Polen Capital is guided by three Core Values geared toward honoring our commitment to our clients and creating a positive culture and a cordial and productive professional environment for our team: “Do the right thing,” “Do more than expected,” and “Respect the individual”
• Mastery, autonomy and purpose are key drivers for our people and behaviors
• Polen Capital embraces a growth mindset, strives for continuous learning, communicates via radical candor, and is a Results-Only Work Environment (
• Diversity of thought, unique perspectives and inclusivity are core beliefs at Polen Capital; we view a diverse workforce as essential in fostering a culture of empathy and open-minded collaboration

Research shows that women and other minority groups tend to apply only if they meet 100% of the criteria. We are committed to leveling the playing field, and we encourage women, people of color, and those in the LGBTQ+ community to apply for positions even if they do not necessarily check every box outlined in the job description.


Human Resources Intern

June 2021 Boca Raton, FL
“Polen offers an amazing internship experience like no other. The size of the firm allows you to work meaningfully with colleagues in different departments, and your managers and mentors take the time to train you and check in on you regularly. Even in a virtual format, the internship featured a variety of programs like virtual volunteering, games with the other interns, and trainings on different aspects of investing.”
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