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Apax US VII, 1/2006 $856M
Apax VIII, 6/2013 $7.5B


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Apax Partners

“Apax Partners is a global private equity group that invests in five industry sectors. Founded more than 30 years ago, the firm uses its sector expertise, deep local presence and broad global platform to create value for its stakeholders.” Source: Apax Partners’ website

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
Innovalight 1/2010Series D$18M8
Plex Systems 11/2009Venture Round$6M1
Innovalight 10/2009Venture Round$15M7
The NewsMarket 10/2009Venture Round$4.3M4
Cadent 8/2009Venture Round$19.3M5
Crescendo Networks 8/2009Series D$5M5
Aerovance 4/2009Venture Round$38M8
Transera Communications 3/2009Series D$17M4
Crescendo Networks 7/2008Series C$9.5M6
Mobixell Networks 7/2008Series A$6M3
Corvil 4/2008Venture Round$12M3
Tideway 4/2008Series C$27M2
Wisair 2/2008Venture Round$24M7
mFoundry 10/2007Series C$15M6
Canesta 9/2007Venture Round$10M6
VoodooVox 9/2007Series D$8.1M4
Digital Fuel 3/2007Series E$5M4
Aerovance 3/2007Series C$60M6
Frontier Silicon 1/2007Venture Round$31.3M8
Solid Information Technology 12/2006Venture Round$5.23M2
Crescendo Networks 12/2006Series A$10M5
Neurotech 11/2006Series B$35M12
Transera Communications 11/2006Series C$10M3
Sonim Technologies 9/2006Venture Round$8M5
Handmark 9/2006Series B$5M5
Mobixell Networks 9/2006Venture Round$8M6
Dune Medical Devices 6/2006Series B$12.5M1
mFoundry 3/2006Series B$7.3M3
DxO Labs 1/2006Series A$12.8M6
Wisair 1/2006Series C$20M5
Red-M Group 12/2005Venture Round$9.62M4
Perfect Commerce 11/2005Venture Round$30M11
Synaptic Digital 10/2005Series C$5M3
Handmark 9/2005Series A$5M4
Preventsys 9/2005Venture Round$7M3 9/2005Series A$43M2
Transera Communications 8/2005Series B$10M3
RaySat 6/2005Series B$27M3
OneSpin Solutions 5/2005Series A$18M1
Frontier Silicon 2/2005Venture Round$28M5
Corvil 2/2005Series C$19.5M3
Tideway 4/2004Series A2
Confluent (Oblix / Oracle) 7/2002Series A3



  1. Apax Partners ( [edit]
  2. Apax Partners Closes PE Fund At $7.5BN ( [edit]
  3. Apax bids for Utimaco Safeware ( [edit]
    Investment house York to Sell 76% of Psagot Ofek to Apax Partners ( [edit]
    Yellow Media Sells Vertical Media Publishing Subsidiary For $745 Million In Cash ( [edit]
    Amplitude Acquired by Apax Partners ( [edit]
    Apax Partners, CPPIB and PSP Investments to Acquire Kinetic Concepts, Inc. for $68.50 per Share ( [edit]
    Apax Partners to Acquire Orange Switzerland for €1.6BN ( [edit]
    Apax reaches deal to acquire rue21 for $1.1 billion ( [edit]
    Apax Partners Acquires GlobalLogic for $420 Mn ( [edit]
    Apax Partners, will purchase International Schools from Career Education Corporation ( [edit] [edit]
    Apax Partners closes buy of Career Education’s European business ( [edit]
    Guardian buys time to go digital with Trader Media sale ( [edit]
  4. Innovalight Raises $18M, SEC ( [edit]
  5. The Medical News ( [edit]
  6. Solar ink maker Innovalight shines with $15M ( [edit]
  7. The NewsMarket Raises $4.3 Million For Expansion, Medialink Buy ( [edit]
  8. SEC ( [edit]
  9. Crescendo captures $5M to accelerate delivery of web apps ( [edit]
  10. Aerovance inhales $38M for asthma drugs ( [edit]
  11. Transera Raises $17 Million ( [edit]
  12. Crescendo Networks Secures New Round Of Funding ( [edit]
  13. Mobixell Raises $6 Million For Mobile Multimedia, Ads ( [edit]
  14. Corvil secures $12million in New Funding; Vesbridge Partners becomes newest Corvil investor ( [edit]
  15. Press Release ( [edit]
  16. Wisair Secures $24 Million in Funding ( [edit]
  17. MFoundry, mobile financial services company, raises $15M more. ( [edit]
  18. 3D's Canesta Raises $10M More ( [edit]
  19. VoodooVox, offering in-call ads, raises $8.1M ( [edit]
  20. Digital Fuel, a service level agreement co., raises $5M mor ( [edit]
  21. Aerovance, asthma treatment company, finishes raising $60M ( [edit]
  22. Frontier Silicon secures £16 million funding led by new investor Mitsui Private Equity ( [edit]
  23. EDGAR [edit]
  24. Crescendo Networks Raises $10 million in a Round of Financing led by Evergreen ( [edit]
  25. Neurotechâ„¢, Inc. Completes $35 Million Private Equity Financing ( [edit]
  26. Transera raises $10M for outsourced call-center ( [edit]
  27. Sonim raises $8M for push-to-talk in Europe, Asia ( [edit]
  28. Handmark Closes Series B Funding ( [edit]
  29. Mobixell Networks announces new investment round - Intel Capital leads funding to fuel growth in mobile multimedia ( [edit]
  30. Dune Medical Closes $12.5 Million Series B Round Financing with Apax Partners ( [edit]
  31. mFoundry Receives $7.3 Million in Series B Financing; GRP Partners Leads Round and Ignition ( [edit]
  32. EDGAR [edit]
  33. Wisair Secures $20 Million in C Round of Funding ( [edit]
  34. EDGAR [edit]
  35. raises another $30 million ( [edit]
  36. The NewsMarket Gets $10.65 Million Third Round ( [edit]
  37. Handmark Raises $5-million Venture Funding ( [edit]
  38. Preventsys Raises $7M and Finds New CEO ( [edit]
  39. Citation Needed [add]
  40. Transera Communications Secures $10 Million in Second Round of Venture Funding and Expands... ( [edit]
  41. Mobile satellite antennae co RaySat raises $27m ( [edit]
  42. Infineon and Apax Launch a New Company for Circuit Verifications Infineon Spin-Off Receives a EURO 14 Million Investment from Apax ( [edit]
  43. Frontier Silicon closes $28 million investment led by ACT Venture Capital and Apax Partners' Funds ( [edit]
  44. Corvil secures euro15M in venture financing; Apax Partners, Cisco Systems and ACT Venture Capital continue investment through Series C Funding. ( [edit]
  45. Tideway Investor Information ( [edit]
  46. Citation Needed [add]
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