Ian Davis Joins Apax Partners

Ian Davis has joined Apax Partners as a senior advisor. He currently is a senior partner with McKinsey & Co., where he previously was a worldwide managing director. He also is a non-executive director of BP PLC.


Apax Partners, one of the world’s leading private equity investment groups, today announces the appointment of Ian Davis as Senior Adviser.

Ian was formerly Worldwide Managing Director of McKinsey & Company where he is now a Senior Partner. He will be retiring from McKinsey in July this year. He is also a non-executive Director of BP plc.

In the newly-created role as Senior Adviser at Apax Partners, Ian will be based in Apax’s London office advising CEO Martin Halusa on the firm’s long-term international growth strategy.

Commenting on the appointment, Martin Halusa said: “Ian has exceptional experience in meeting the challenges of creating a global professional services firm. We look forward to harnessing his strategic vision as we move Apax Partners into the next phase of its international growth. I am delighted to welcome Ian to the team.”

For further information, please contact:

Ben Harding

Tel: +44 (0)20 7872 6401

Email: ben.harding@apax.com


About Apax Partners

Apax Partners is one of the world’s leading private equity investment groups. It operates across the United States, Europe and Asia and has more than 30 years of investing experience. Funds under the advice and management of Apax Partners globally total around $40 billion. These Funds provide long-term equity financing to build and strengthen world-class companies. Apax Partners Funds invest in companies across its global sectors of Tech & Telecom, Retail & Consumer, Media, Healthcare and Financial & Business Services. For more information visit: www.apax.com.