Apax Partners


Inmarsat accepts US$3.4 billion bid from Apax-led consortium

Satellite operator Inmarsat has accepted a $3.4 billion bid from a private equity consortium that includes Apax Partners and Warburg Pincus among its backers. The company’s shareholders now have until May 2019 to decide whether to accept the deal, so there is still a chance that counter-offers will emerge in that time. The sale of […]

Apax and Bain Capital in rival bid for Portugal Telecom

Private equity groups Apax Partners and Bain Capital have made a rival bid for Portugal Telecom following Altice’s €7 billion bid for the company and Angolan businesswoman Isabel dos Santos’s counter-bid for the holding company for Portugal Telecom’s stake in Oi.  The two private equity companies have made a €7.075 billion bid for the Portuguese […]