Shashank Singh is a Partner and Head of the India office of Apax Partners, the global Private Equity fund. He joined Apax in London in 2004, before moving to India in 2007 to start Apax’s office there. His deals at Apax include Cholamandalam Investment and Finance, GlobalLogic, IGATE Corp, Apollo Hospitals, TDC, Bezeq and Synetrix.
Prior to joining Apax Partners, Shashank spent four years as a strategy consultant with Monitor Company in their London office, leading client engagements in the telecommunications and high technology sectors.
Shashank serves on the boards of iGATE Corporation Inc. (Nasdaq: IGTE) and GlobalLogic. In addition, he is an Independent Non-executive Director on the Board of Greatship India Limited, the offshore oilfield services company, Dasra, India's leading not-for-profit capacity builder, and is a Trustee of the Apax Foundation.
Shashank has an MBA from Harvard Business School, from which he graduated as a Baker Scholar, a first class Masters in economics from Cambridge University and a BA (Honours) with distinction in economics from St. Stephen’s College (Delhi University).