Jessica Mercado

Finance Manager

As Finance Manager, Jessica oversees accounting and financial reporting for the funds. Prior to her role at First Trust Capital Management, Jessica was a senior auditor at Ernst & Young LLP in the Financial Services Office. Jessica worked on a variety of wealth and asset management clients, including registered investment companies, private equity funds, fund of funds, and investment advisors. She received a B.S. in Accounting from DePaul University and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the state of Illinois.