c. $ 12 bn

Equity invested


Number of investments


Focus sub-sectors

18 yrs +

Average tenure of equity partner

As at 31 December 2022


Investing in Services means the Apax Funds can pinpoint opportunities emerging in the largest market in the world. We provide a powerful array of resources that businesses can access to help gain market share and become leaders in their fields.

While the services industry is vast, to be the best possible partner for management teams, the Apax Funds have identified and built particular expertise in two focus sub-sectors with significant capital invested by the Funds: density-driven business models and outsourced sales & marketing. This focus allows the Apax Funds to better support the businesses in which they invest, helping them excel and realise their full growth potential.

Services Sub-sectors

Density-Driven Business Models

Focused on building sub-sector champions in route-based services, logistics & distribution, and home & subscription services.

Insight into Density-Driven Businesses

Watch this video to hear about how the Apax Funds work with companies in the Density-Driven Business Model sub-sector.


Outsourced Sales and Marketing

Long-standing experience in insurance brokerage services and wealth management and asset management.

Services Insights

Rhiag Group

View case study