Alexander Synkov is a Senior Associate in the Services team. He joined Apax in 2019 and is currently based in New York.
Prior to joining Apax, Alexander was a member of the investment team at Centerbridge Partners, where he worked on a range of private equity and credit investments in North America. Before joining Centerbridge, Alexander was an investment banker at Goldman Sachs based in New York, where he advised clients in the global chemicals and metals & mining industries.
Alexander holds a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School and a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a Joseph Wharton and Benjamin Franklin Scholar.
Alex lived in five different countries growing up. Initially attracted to Apax by its international expertise, Alex was immediately impressed by the strong culture of collaboration and intellectual curiosity at the firm. Every day, Alex is excited to debate investment opportunities with his colleagues and to support management teams building great companies. Outside of the office, Alex can often be found reading a book of fiction, sampling a craft cocktail, or traveling with his family.