Mizzen Philosophy

  • We understand that our success depends on the success of our investors, our portfolio companies, our colleagues and our communities. We consider all of them in our decisions.

  • As a diverse and inclusive team we value honesty and integrity in everything we do. We strive to act responsibly and to communicate clearly. We build long term relationships based on trust and respect.

  • Our team and the teams in which we invest are empowered with aligned goals.

  • Small businesses in the U.S. are the structural foundations of our communities. We are committed to uphold the U.N. Principles of Responsible Investing.

    • We will incorporate ESG issues into our investment analysis and decision-making processes.

    • We will be active owners and incorporate ESG issues into our ownership policies and practices.

    • We will seek appropriate disclosure on ESG issues by the entities in which we invest.

    • We will promote acceptance and implementation of the Principles within the investment industry.

    • We will work together to enhance our effectiveness in implementing the Principles.

    • We will each report on our activities and progress towards implementing the Principles.