Private Equity: Apax Partners opens in Italy

Apax Partners has strengthened its European base with the opening of its Milan office in Italy headed by a new recruit, Giancarlo Aliberti, who was previously senior vice president of Monitor Company Europe, Eurasia and South Africa. While looking for investment opportunities in the Italian market, Aliberti’s role will also be to find opportunities to roll out existing Apax Partners portfolio companies into the Italian market place.

Aliberti’s specialist areas of knowledge are telecoms and the Internet.

Apax Partners other European offices include Dublin, Leeds, London, Madrid, Milan, Munich and Paris.