Shashank Singh is a partner and Head of the India office, having helped to start it in 2007. Shashank joined Apax in 2004 in London, where he specialised in Tech & Telecom deals. Shashank has led or participated in a number of deals at Apax including Fractal Analytics, Healthium MedTech, Manappuram Finance, Zensar Technologies, Shriram City Union Finance, Chola, GlobalLogic, iGATE, Apollo Hospitals, TIM Hellas, Weather Investments, TDC, Bezeq and Synetrix.
Prior to joining Apax Partners, Shashank was a strategy consultant with Monitor Company, where he advised clients in the telecoms and high technology sectors.
Shashank has an MBA from Harvard Business School, an MA in economics from Cambridge University and a BA (Honours) from St. Stephen's College (University of Delhi).
Shashank currently serves on the Boards of Fractal Analytics, Healthium MedTech, Shriram City Union Finance and Zensar Technologies. He formerly served on the boards of Apollo Hospitals, GlobalLogic and iGATE.
Shashank serves on the charitable boards of the Apax Foundation and Dasra, as well as the Harvard Business School’s South Asia Advisory Board and Cambridge University Vice Chancellor’s Circle of Advisers for India.
Shashank was drawn to Apax over 15 years ago by the Firm’s entrepreneurial spirit and mission to develop a global footprint. Having set up the India office over a decade ago, Shashank continues to be energised by the ability to collaborate with visionary entrepreneurs and talented management teams to build better businesses.