France-based Apax Partners has announced the promotions of Aida Ben Lamine to business development director, Julien Birman, Vincent Colomb and Bérenger Mistral to directors and Blandine Cleyet-Merle to principal.
UCL Technology Fund closed on £50m in January 2016 and is now fully deployed
All five lawyers have joined from Clifford Chance and will focus on mandates for private equity firms
Deal is part of a buy-and-build strategy pursued by the GP to strengthen Italcanditi's market position
Tavola already owns Frische und Service's Swiss market peer Ceposa, which it acquired in 2018