Bain Capital Private Equity has built a global network of highly trained team members, most with consulting or operating experience, who are committed to partnering with management teams to help drive the success of our portfolio companies.  The strength and depth of our team allows the firm to pursue investments with great flexibility, moving aggressively into attractive opportunities and capitalizing on changes in the global economic landscape.

Christophe Jacobs van Merlen Managing Director Focus: Financial & Business Services London


Mr. Jacobs van Merlen joined Bain Capital in 2004. Prior to joining Bain Capital, 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 a MS magna cum laude in Civil Engineering from University of Brussels. He also graduated from Ecole Centrale in France.