2 billion of net assets under public private investment fund as at September 30, 2017. We invest funds for the pension plans of the Public Service, the Canadian Armed Forces, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and the Reserve Force. Our skilled and dedicated team of more than 700 professionals manages a diversified global portfolio composed of investments in public financial markets, private equity, real estate, infrastructure, natural resources and private debt. Our business offices are in Montreal, New York and London.
Our head office is in Ottawa. The PPC team is led by former KKR partners Perry Golkin and Mike Tokarz. Our experience allows us to add value to portfolio companies through industry relationships, new customer introductions, strategy development, regulatory understanding, operational improvements and implementation of best practices. Public Pension Capital looks to invest in U.
Industrial Services, Financial Services, Healthcare and Specialty Chemicals industries. The principals of PPC have significant experience across the Fund’s four industry verticals. Golkin is Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Public Pension Capital. He is a senior investment professional with 30 years of private equity experience and prior experience as a corporate lawyer.
He is also a certified public accountant. Golkin was an executive with KKR from 1986-2011 and a general partner or member from 1995 through 2009. Uger is a senior investment professional with over 18 years of private equity experience. Uger was a partner and co-head of North America Media and Communications at KKR, where he worked for 16 years. Uger served on the Boards of Ipreo, Weld North, Primedia and Evenflo. Fisher is a senior investment professional with over 20 years of financial services and investment experience.