Shashank Singh is a Partner and Head of the India office of Apax Partners, the global Private Equity fund. Shashank joined Apax in London in 2004, before moving to India in 2007 to start Apax’s office there. His deals at Apax include Fractal Analytics, Healthium Medtech, Mannapuram Finance, Zensar Technologies, Shriram City Union Finance, Cholamandalam Finance, GlobalLogic, iGATE, Apollo Hospitals, TIM Hellas, Weather Investments, TDC, Bezeq and Synetrix.
Prior to joining Apax Partners, Shashank spent four years as a strategy consultant with Monitor Company in their London office.
Shashank serves on the boards of Fractal Analytics, Healthium Medtech, Zensar and SCUF, and previously served on the boards of GlobalLogic, iGATE Corporation Inc. (Nasdaq: IGTE) and Apollo Hospitals (NSE: APOLLOHOSP), and as Independent Non-Executive Director of Greatship India Limited. In addition, he serves as the Chairman of Dasra (leading not-for-profit in India), Trustee of the Apax Foundation, member of the South Asia Advisory Board of Harvard Business School and the Vice-Chancellors Circle of Advisers for India for the University of Cambridge.
Shashank has an MBA from Harvard Business School, a Masters in Economics from Cambridge University and a BA (Honours) in economics from St. Stephen’s College (Delhi University).