Sarasin & Partners LLP is a London-based asset management group that manages investments on behalf of charities, institutions, intermediaries, pension funds and private clients, from the UK and around the world. The group employs more than 207 people and manages approximately £13.9bn (as at 31 March 2014).
Sarasin & Partners is known both as a market leader in thematic investment and for long-term income and dividend management across multi-asset and equity mandates. Consistent with a longer-term approach is a commitment to 'stewardship' principles, embedding environmental, social and governance considerations into the investment process.
Sarasin & Partners is 60 per cent owned by Bank J Safra Sarasin Ltd and 40 per cent owned by its London-based partners. J Safra Sarasin Group is one of largest private banking groups in Switzerland. At the end of December 2013, it managed total client assets of CHF131.4bn and employed around 1,990 staff, with stockholder equity of approximately CHF3.5bn.