Merrick joined SL Capital, now part of Aberdeen Standard Investments(“ASI”), in 2014 and is based in the Edinburgh and London offices. ASI’s Private Equity business, with around $17bn AuM, encompasses primary and secondary fund investments and co-investment activities undertaken by a global team of over 50 investment professionals. Merrick is Head of Europe and a member of the ASI Private Equity Investment Committee. An Australian, Merrick has over 25 years’ experience in the European private equity industry. Prior to joining ASI, Merrick was Head of European Investments and Senior Partner of Macquarie’s Private Markets division. Merrick holds Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws degrees from the University of Queensland.