Merrill Goulding is a Managing Director with Carlyle Strategic Partners, focusing on distressed & special situations investment opportunities. He is based in London.
Prior to joining Carlyle, Mr. Goulding was an Executive Director in the European Special Situations Group at Goldman Sachs in London, where he principally focused on making illiquid investments across the capital structure. Prior to Goldman Sachs, Mr. Goulding was employed by Cerberus European Capital Advisors in London where he invested in both control and non-control distressed situations. He has served on a number of boards as director or observer. Mr. Goulding began his career at Lazard & Co. in London.
Mr. Goulding received an M.A. in economics from the University of Cambridge.