Polar Capital launches UK Value team with senior appointment
Investment manager Polar Capital Holdings has announced the launch of a its new UK Value Team, headed by Georgina Hamilton.
As UK Value fund manager, Hamilton will head up the new team and will oversee the launch of Polar Capital’s new UK Value fund by the end of the year.
She joins from Miton Group, where she managed the £869m (€988m) Miton UK Value Opportunities Fund alongside George Godber. Prior to Miton, Hamilton was lead analyst for Matterley’s Undervalued Asset Fund.
Georgina Hamilton comments on her new role: “I have been impressed by the culture at Polar Capital, not only in terms of the investment freedom that each team has, but also the exceptional management team and robust infrastructure. I am really looking forward to building the franchise and working with everyone at Polar Capital.”