Founded in 1981 The Merkin Group is an Australian independent and privately owned integrated group of companies, which has invested or is invested in wholly or partially owned private, publicly listed and unlisted public companies, rural, commercial and residential property and financial markets. It is the corporate face of the Rothsey Family Office – global asset managers.
Core competencies in broad based asset management and deal making especially in agribusiness , shipping, wealth management, film and financial services.Family and small business are integral to local communities, and to both the Australian and global economies. Founder Sean Rothsey is assisted by his daughter Trish Rothsey (a director of Merkin Management Pty Ltd), and a small team of dedicated professionals. Sean Rothsey’s national and global network of first tier strategic partners facilitate solutions for The Merkin Group, the stakeholders in their investments and for their clients alike.
The Merkin Group is underpinned by a trinity of three integral resources – technical, financial and human. We are committed to ethical and socially responsible investment in our staff, our commitments and our businesses.We create opportunities for ourselves and our stakeholders-we do not chase them. Our culture,ethics and values are paramount and are manifested in everything that we do and underpin our risk management and ability to drive opportunity.