At Boston Partners, our sole mission is to produce top-notch investment returns for our clients. We are first and foremost an investment organization run by investment professionals following a disciplined investment philosophy.
We have an investment-centric culture at Boston Partners, where investments drive the day-to-day rhythm of the business. It all starts with our people. Of our 128 employees, 42 are investment professionals. We have a flat management structure that empowers our analysts and portfolio managers to research and construct their investment recommendations and portfolios within a specific and well-defined set of investment principles. Every team within our broader organization has a precise investment philosophy and process that places the highest importance on consistent execution.
We offer distinctive investment capabilities. Our core offering, value equities, is managed by the Boston Partners team, using an investment approach that was developed by the firm’s founders in the 1980’s. Our key investment professionals have worked together since the founding of Boston Partners in 1995 and years before at a prior firm, where the investment philosophy was established.
The team at Weiss, Peck & Greer specializes in small and micro cap investing and has worked together since 1999. Led by Richard Shuster and Greg Weiss, the team focuses on finding companies with strong returns on invested capital and good cash flow by visiting 600+ companies per year.
Redwood became part of the Boston Partners organization in March 2014. The Redwood team has developed a strategy called Equity Volatility Harvesting that seeks to lower volatility in both equity and fixed income asset allocations.
While each division's investment approach is separate and distinct, we share these common traits:
As part of Robeco Group, we have global reach that allows us to offer investment services to clients throughout the world. Robeco is majority owned by ORIX Corporation, a financial services company based in Japan.