Dirk Marckx teamed up with Merodis from May 2012. Dirk previously worked for over 4 years at Piper Jaffray in London as an Institutional Equity Sales, Principal, where he oversaw and actively developed the account management for continental Europe. He played a key role in several successful fund raisings and IPO’s. Prior to this, he spent almost 10 years at ING Financial markets and KBC Securities in the role of Specialist Equity Sales and Senior Financial Research Analyst. Dirk holds a Master’s degree in Science in Management and a BSc in Business Engineering & Economics from the Solvay Business School in Brussels (VUB) and earned a graduate degree in Corporate Finance and Financial Analysis at CIAF, Belgium.