Mike Lynch is a Principal in the Investor Relations team. He joined Apax Partners in 2015 and is currently based in New York, responsible for fundraising and client services for investors in North and South America.
Prior to joining Apax Partners, Mike worked in finance for AB InBev, and as an investment banker in Morgan Stanley’s Transportation Group. He is also a former Captain in the U.S. Army where he graduated from the U.S. Army Ranger School, and served in combat as a paratrooper in Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Mike received a BS with Distinction from the United States Military Academy, West Point, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
“We treat our investors like our customers.” With his military leadership experience and roles in both deal-making and operations, Mike appreciates the importance of placing a premium on relationship building and putting the customer first. He quickly recognised Apax’s commitment to this mantra through its distinct culture and long-term partnership mentality. He is passionate about finding and building new relationships, strengthening existing ties, and contributing to Apax’s growth.