External Investment Committee member
Paul Fitzsimons spent 20 years at the global buyout firm, Apax Partners, where he sat on the firm’s Investment Committee. Apax Partners were present in India and also had a number of investments in the healthcare sector. Since 2010 Paul has advised Jacana Partners – a growth capital firm focused on Africa – and Hg Capital – a UK firm focused on technology investments – as well as chairing a number of private companies.
Paul joined CDC’s Investment Committee as an external member in 2015, and focusses on direct equity transactions in industrial and consumer businesses.