Merrick Andlinger

President of Andlinger & Company

Mr. Merrick G. Andlinger serves as the President of Andlinger & Company, Inc., a private investment and management firm founded in 1976 and with offices in the US and Europe. Mr. Andlinger serves and has served on numerous corporate boards (publicly listed and privately held) in the U.S. and Europe in the manufacturing, technology, cleantech and service sectors.

For many years he was an energy investment banker, and has been a small enterprise Chief Executive Officer, a corporate spy, and a college professor. He was the Executive Chairman of AgCert International Plc, a clean development mechanism (CDM) project developer; Chief Executive Officer of Pure Energy Corporation, a bio-based fuel and chemical company; and Managing Director and co-Head of the Global Energy and Power Group in the Corporate Finance department at Smith Barney Inc. He began his investment banking career at Salomon Brothers.

In addition, he serves on the boards of charitable and education institutions, including the advisory board of Princeton University’s Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment.

Mr. Andlinger holds an M.B.A. from Stanford University Graduate School of Business and an A.B. from Princeton University.