Derek Lim

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Derek Lim 

Experience and qualifications

Derek Lim is a Senior Associate in the Services team.  He originally joined Apax Partners in 2010 as a Summer Associate before joining full-time in 2011. Derek is currently based in New York.

Prior to joining Apax Partners, Derek was an investment professional at Fenway Partners, where he worked on completing transactions in the branded consumer, transportation and logistics sectors. Prior to joining Fenway, Derek worked as an investment banker in the M&A group at Citigroup.

Derek holds an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and graduated with honors (cum laude) with a BA in Economics from Occidental College.


Investments include:

rue21, Inc.

rue21 is a leading specialty retailer of value-priced apparel for ages ranging from pre-teens to mid-thirties

Provider of automotive internet marketing solutions

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