Gautam is a Partner in the Services team, based in Mumbai. He has been with the firm since 2007 and has been involved in the Apollo Hospitals, Weather Investments, iGATE, GlobalLogic, Chola, Shriram City Union Finance, Zensar Technologies and Manappuram Finance deals.
Prior to joining Apax Partners Gautam was a banker with Macquarie, where he specialised in advising clients in the telecom, media and technology sectors.
Gautam holds an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and is a Chartered Accountant.
Gautam serves on the board of Manappuram Finance.
Gautam enjoys the holistic nature of the experience that being a private equity investor at Apax offers, which is as much about persuading and taking entrepreneurs through transformational journeys, as it is about applying sound business principles and judgements in making investment and exit recommendations. Gautam is a Yoga practitioner and is currently training to compete in the badminton veterans category.