As of 1. March 2016, George Merk joined Verium’s direct private equity team as an Investment Analyst. Under the supervision of Marc Erni, he will support the team with the execution of new transactions as well as further develop the existing portfolio companies on a strategic and operational level. Prior to Verium, he gained experience through various internships at financial service providers as well as industrial companies and worked around two years for a Swiss private equity fund.
Mr. Merk holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of St.Gallen (HSG) as well as a Master’s degree in Finance from ESADE Business School in Spain.