Jeff Mueller

Portfolio Manager & Analyst

“Our mission is to preserve and grow client assets to protect their present and enable their future.”


  • Joined Polen Capital: 2013
  • Education: B.A. in Business Administration & Communication from Trinity University in San Antonio and M.B.A. (honors and distinction) from Columbia Business School
  • Primary Responsibility: Is co-portfolio manager of the firm’s Global Growth strategy and is responsible for decision-making, including working closely with the investment team to maintain Polen Capital’s investment philosophy while investing around the world. He also works as an analyst, identifying and researching investments for the strategy.
  • Special Interests: Involvement with the Pat Tillman Foundation, assisting transitioning veterans, reading and spending time with his wife, daughter, and son.

Mr. Mueller joined Polen Capital in 2013. He is co-portfolio manager of the Global Growth strategy. Prior to joining Polen Capital, Mr. Mueller spent 10 years in the U.S. Marine Corps, during which he flew over 200 combat missions in F/A-18s. Mr. Mueller received his B.A. in Communications and Business Administration from Trinity University in San Antonio where he was Captain of the Men’s Tennis Team, an All American and NCAA Champion. Mr. Mueller is a Tillman Scholar and earned his M.B.A. from Columbia Business School where he was a graduate of the Value Investing Program. He graduated from Columbia with honors and distinction.

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