Nick Hartman is a Partner in the Internet/Consumer team based in New York. Nick originally joined Apax in 2009 as a member of the Operational Excellence Practice.
Earlier in his career, Nick was a Managing Partner at Rockbridge Growth Equity and held senior operating roles at Orbitz Worldwide and Accenture, which included profit/loss responsibilities and consulting for Fortune 500 retail and high technology clients.
Nick holds a BSc from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
Nick serves on the boards of Bazooka Candy Brands, Far Niente Wine Estates, Ole Smoky, Nulo, Cadence Education, and MATCHESFASHION. His previous board directorships included Trade Me, AutoTrader Group and Wehkamp Holdings B.V.c
Working alongside talented yet humble teammates was the catalyst for Nick joining Apax. Several years later, he continues to admire the Apax culture and is energised by identifying high-quality businesses and partnering with management teams to realise shared goals. Nick’s prior experience as an operator acts as a touchstone to guide his interactions with organisations and adds to the enjoyment of delivering outcomes where all stakeholders win.