Shashank is a globally experienced and successful professional in the investment advisory field. He has had an impressive string of successes in collaborating with visionary entrepreneurs and talented management teams to build strong businesses.
Shashank joined Apax Partners, the global private equity fund, in 2004, and is Partner and Head of the India office for Apax, having helped to start it in 2007. He has participated in a number of deals at Apax, which include Infogain, Fractal Analytics, Healthium MedTech, Shriram City Union Finance, GlobalLogic, iGATE and Zensar Technologies, amongst several others.
Prior to Apax, he was a strategy consultant with Monitor Company, where he advised clients in the telecom and high technology sectors.
Shashank also serves on the charitable boards of the Apax Foundation and Dasra, as well as the Harvard Business School’s South Asia Advisory Board, Cambridge University Vice Chancellor’s Circle of Advisers for India and the Executive Committee of the Indian Venture Capital Association (IVCA).
Shashank has an MBA from Harvard Business School, an MA in Economics from Cambridge University and a BA (Honors) from St. Stephen’s College (University of Delhi).
Board positions in other companies:
Infogain, Fractal Analytics, Healthium MedTech, Shriram City Union Finance and Zensar Technologies