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Rob ForkerPortfolio Manager & Analyst

Joined Polen Capital: 2018

Education: B.A. in Government from the University of Virginia and M.B.A. from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia.

Primary Responsibility: As Portfolio Manager of the firm’s International Small Company Growth Portfolio, Mr. Forker is responsible for investment research outside of the United States.

Special Interests: Spending time with family, skiing, and reading.

Biography: Mr. Forker joined Polen Capital Management in 2018. He is the lead Portfolio Manager of the International Small Company strategy. Prior to joining Polen Capital, he worked for ten years at Loomis, Sayles & Company with six of those years dedicated to the Global Opportunities Fund as a senior equity analyst and four years as an equity analyst in central research. Before business school, Mr. Forker worked at Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers on the institutional trading desks. He received his B.A. and M.B.A. from the University of Virginia. Mr. Forker is a member of the Boston Economic Club.


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