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Umang Kajaria

Partner

Bio

Umang Kajaria is a Partner in the Tech sector based in New York.  He has been involved with key deals, including MyCase, Verint Systems, Paycor, ECi Software Solutions, Duck Creek Technologies, Aptos, and Shriram City Union Finance.  

Prior to joining Apax Partners, Umang was an Associate at Silver Lake Partners in their private equity team in New York, where he specialized in investments in the technology and technology-enabled sectors.  Prior to that, Umang was an Analyst in the TMT (Tech, Media, Telecom) Investment Banking group at Goldman Sachs & Co. in New York.

Umang holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, and a BS in Computer Science and Business Administration from Carnegie Mellon University (honors).

Boards

Umang serves as a board member of MyCase, Paycor, ECi Software Solutions and Duck Creek Technologies. He previously served on the board of Aptos. 

Living our values

"The day he started working, my grandfather started contributing a third of his income to a charitable trust. Over the years, I saw the family go through numerous ups and downs but his commitment remained unwavering.  My parents instilled in me early on the value of long-lasting relationships and not making life zero-sum.  So, while all the Apax values strongly resonate with me, “we choose right over easy” hits home the most."

Contact information

+1 212 753 6300

Office

New York

Sector

Tech

Umang's Story

Umang grew up in a family of six generations of entrepreneurs at a time when technology was redefining our lives.  He always fancied melding his deep interests in entrepreneurship and technology, and found his passion in investing.  Every day, the excitement of partnering with founders and management teams to help build meaningful companies keeps that passion alive.