Polly started her career at L.E.K. Consulting, a Strategy Consulting firm based in London, and subsequently moved to Apax Partners, a global private equity firm. She then went on to complete an MBA with distinction at London Business School, where she focused on entrepreneurship, founding The Fold in 2012. In 2013, Management Today voted Polly one of the “35 Women Under 35”, a platform which highlights ‘exceptional young businesswomen’.
Founded in 2012, The Fold was created to meet the demand for beautiful, stylish, yet work appropriate clothing. In just over seven years the business has morphed from a compelling concept, to a high-growth brand, selling internationally across the globe.