Melvin is Investment Director at NewPort Capital and has over 10 years of experience in the field of mid-market M&A, Transaction Support and Corporate Finance.

Melvin has a strong track record in providing transaction support to (inter)national private equity firms at all stages of the deal cycle, from pre-deal due diligence and SPA support, to purchase price negotiations and identification of post-deal performance improvement potential.

Before the establishment of NewPort he was a Director at the specialised transaction advisory departments of international consultancy firms Alvarez & Marsal and KPMG. In addition, Melvin held various positions at Kepler Capital Markets, Boer & Croon Corporate Finance and Lazard.

Melvin has a broad academic background, including an MSc in business administration (Finance & Investments) from the RSM Erasmus University in Rotterdam and an MSc in International Management from the ESADE Business School Barcelona.