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 key deals at Apax including Zensar Technologies Ltd, Shriram City Union Finance (SCUF), Chola, GlobalLogic, IGATE, Apollo Hospitals, TIM Hellas, Weather Investments, TDC, Bezeq and Synetrix. He is currently on the Boards of GlobalLogic, Zensar and SCUF, and was previously on the Boards of IGATE and Apollo Hospitals.
He is an Independent Non-executive Director on the Board of Greatship India Limited and Dasra (an NGO), and is a Trustee of the Apax Foundation. 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 (Baker Scholar), a first class MA in economics from Cambridge University and a BA (Honours) with distinction from St. Stephen's College (University of Delhi).