Consumer

Apax Funds have been one of the leading global investors in the Consumer space over several decades, investing approximately €6.5 billion(1) of equity in retail, consumer and leisure as well as digital consumer businesses.

The Apax Consumer team is made up of investment professionals spread throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia, with a wide range of professional backgrounds.  Over the years, Apax Funds have backed a diverse range of businesses across these sectors globally, including: New Look, Somerfield and Trader Media Group in the UK; Plantasjen in Scandinavia; Takko and LR in Germany; Sisal in Italy; ASM, Cole Haan and rue21 in the US,  SouFun and Golden Jaguar in China as well as global brands such as Tommy Hilfiger and PVH/Calvin Klein.  

(1) Since buyout inception

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Our Digital practice

Our Digital practice leverages the Firm’s differentiated skill-set and operational experience in this area and represents a team of specialists with over fifty years of collective experience investing in, building, optimising, managing and growing digital businesses.

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