Marcelo Gigliani

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Marcelo Gigliani 

Experience and qualifications

Marcelo Gigliani is a Partner in the Services team and in the Apax Digital practice. Since joining Apax Partners in 2001, Marcelo has worked in London, Madrid and New York, where he is currently based. Marcelo has both led and participated in a number of key investments across the Digital, Media, Services, Technology, and Healthcare sectors throughout North America and Europe, including Trader Corporation,, ALM, Cengage Learning, eDreams, Wisdom Entertainment/Zed, Capio, Electro-Stocks, and rue21.

Marcelo is currently a Director on the boards of, the leading SAAS-based digital marketing services company for the auto industry, Trader Corporation, the leading Canadian online auto classified advertising and online lead generation company, and ALM, one of the leading information services providers to the North American legal sector.

Prior to joining Apax Partners, Marcelo was a Consultant for Mercer Management Consulting (now Oliver Wyman), where he advised leading European Media and Communications companies.

Marcelo received a BSc in Business Administration (summa cum laude) from Boston University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.


Investments include:

Capio AB

Pan-European private hospital operator

Cengage Learning

Global leader in educational publishing, learning solutions and library reference materials

Provider of automotive internet marketing solutions


Electrical components distributor

rue21, Inc.

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

TRADER Corporation

A leading provider of automotive advertising solutions

Current directorships

Provider of automotive internet marketing solutions

TRADER Corporation

A leading provider of automotive advertising solutions

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