Extending Polen’s Credit Capabilities to Asia with Income Partners
HONG KONG/BOCA RATON: Polen Capital, a global asset manager, announced a strategic partnership with Income Partners, an award-winning credit specialist in Asia, established through an investment by Polen in Income Partners. Polen’s strategic investment in Income Partners furthers Polen’s concerted effort to expand its global footprint and deliver a unique value proposition to clients globally.
“Polen’s partnership with Income Partners is a testament to the firm’s strong position as a market leader and underscores Polen’s commitment to expanding its presence across Asian markets and credit globally. Income Partners’ regional credit expertise will expand our research and sourcing capabilities in this important, rapidly growing market,” said Karl Dasher, President of Polen Capital, who is responsible for the global expansion of Polen’s credit and alternatives capabilities.
Income Partners’ regional credit expertise will expand our research and sourcing capabilities in this important, rapidly growing market.
—Karl Dasher, President
Who We Are
Polen Capital is a global investment manager specializing in managing growth equity and high-yield strategies. We have offices in Boca Raton, Florida; Boston; London; and Hong Kong; and are proud to serve clients representing every investor type for over 30 years. We are passionate about our mission to protect and grow capital while identifying attractive opportunities to invest in what we see as the most competitively advantaged businesses worldwide. We adhere to a time-tested process of researching and selecting the companies we hold in our concentrated portfolios. We invest for the long haul and with a business owner’s mindset.
About Our Credit Team and Capabilities
We are a specialized credit investment team that builds concentrated, actively managed portfolios of bonds and loans. Our goal is to deliver compelling investment returns over full market cycles by identifying areas of the leveraged credit market where we believe inefficiency signals opportunity. Our investment strategies are backed by extensive, bottom-up, fundamental research. Our active, high-conviction approach aims to create a significant and durable yield advantage. By focusing on the companies that our research indicates have a margin of safety and the potential to grow into their balance sheets, we seek to reduce risk and amplify the benefits of yield premium compounding.
About Polen Capital
Polen Capital Management is a global investment management firm advising approximately $61 billion in assets (as of March 31, 2023) and providing growth and income investment strategies to a wide range of institutional and individual clients around the world. Since 1989, Polen Capital has been committed to attracting, developing, and retaining exceptional professionals who are aligned with the firm’s mission of preserving and growing clients’ assets to protect their present and enable their future. Polen Capital has four autonomous investment teams, including the Large Company Growth Team, Small Company Growth Team, High Yield Team, and Emerging Markets Growth Team, with offices in Boca Raton, Fla., Boston, London, and Hong Kong. The firm has been recognized by Pensions & Investments as one of the industry’s “Best Places to Work” for each of the past seven consecutive years.