Jackson Square is an independent, majority employee-owned investment manager, specializing in long-only, growth-oriented equity investing. In its long-term approach to investing, Jackson Square believes attractive returns can be realized by owning a concentrated portfolio of companies that have superior business models, strong cash flows and the opportunity to generate consistent growth of intrinsic business value over time.
Jackson Square was founded in 2014 when the San Francisco-based growth Investment Team spun out of Delaware Investments. Prior to the team’s nine-year tenure at Delaware Investments, half of the team was employed at Transamerica. The firm is led by Jeff Van Harte, Chairman and Chief Investment Officer..