Mr. Jacobs van Merlen joined Bain Capital Private Equity in 2004. He is a Managing Director and Co-Head of the Technology & Financial and Business Services Vertical, and a member of the European Private Equity team.
Prior to joining Bain Capital Private Equity, Mr. Jacobs van Merlen was a consultant at Bain & Company in Brussels, Amsterdam, and Boston, where he provided strategic and operational advice to private equity, business services, industrial, and financial services clients.
Mr. Jacobs van Merlen received MS magna cum laude in Civil Engineering from University of Brussels. He also graduated from Ecole Centrale in France.