Apax Partners is a UK-based private equity and venture capital firm with a focus on long-term investments in growth companies. Since it was first founded in 1969, the company has successfully raised and advised 31 funds which have invested across all investment stages and through several economic cycles. Headquartered in London, the company also operates out of eight other offices in New York, Hong Kong, Mumbai, Tel Aviv, Madrid, Stockholm, Milan and Munich. It is one of the oldest and largest international private equity firms and has been ranked the seventh largest private equity firm in the world.
Founders: Alan Patricof, Sir Ronald Cohen