Polina joined Algebris Investments as Legal Counsel in 2016.
After graduating from the London School of Economics with a degree in law, Polina joined international law firm Simmons & Simmons where she completed her training as a solicitor with a focus on investment funds, including a secondment to a global fixed income specialist firm. Prior to that, Polina worked for a London-based boutique insurance law firm.
Her interest in impact investing, early stage businesses and social enterprise led her to co-found a campus-based business incubator programme in 2010. She has collaborated with leading social enterprises and worked on the establishment of two impact investment funds between 2011-2013.
Polina holds an LLB in Law, an MBA in Legal Services and is a CFA Certificate in ESG Investing candidate.