c. $ 11 bn

Equity invested


Number of investments


Focus sub-sectors

14 yrs +

Average tenure of Equity Partner

As at 31 December 2022

Healthcare Healthcare

As the healthcare landscape continues to change rapidly, the Apax Funds are able to draw on their combined operational and investment experience and expertise to identify opportunities in this sector. The team supports a wide range of businesses with strategies and resources to help them adapt and take advantage of new challenges and opportunities.

Structural factors, such as ageing populations, the increasing prevalence of chronic diseases - as well as the emergence of new technologies - are transforming the industry, everywhere. Our team focuses on four core sub-sectors, including medical technology, pharmaceuticals, healthcare IT and healthcare services. 

By building global bench strength fuelled by local experts, the Apax healthcare team unifies our macro and micro perspective to support businesses both at a local level and internationally. We are proud to connect next generation healthcare leaders and inspire champions, ready to pre-empt evolving needs for improved healthcare offerings.

Drug Development Services

Healthcare Sub-sectors

Medical Technology

Focused on building sub-sector champions in medtech, such as in wound care, respiratory and aesthetics .


Long-standing experience of the pharmaceutical market, particularly in specialty pharmaceuticals and generics, helping grow local businesses into pan-European platforms and Over-The-Counter, both in B2C and B2B

Healthcare IT

Backing IT and software solutions that help organisations enhance growth, drive administrative efficiencies, and improve patient outcomes

Healthcare Services

Pursuing opportunities around the provision of care alongside companies that provide services to providers and payers