General Atlantic is a global growth equity investor.
We partner with leading entrepreneurs and innovative growth companies to deliver value for our family and institutional capital partners. Since 1980, we have identified disruptive businesses with transformative potential and helped them scale globally. We do this by serving as true partners and leveraging our patient capital, operational expertise and global platform.
We invest in five global sectors: Consumer, Financial Services, Healthcare, Life Sciences and Technology.
Defining Growth Equity
General Atlantic pioneered growth equity investing 40 years ago. Today, we continue to seek investments that drive global growth. As proven growth investors and committed partners, General Atlantic’s value lies in our ability to underwrite and execute growth, drawing upon decades of experience and strategic value-add capabilities.
General Atlantic was founded by an entrepreneur and philanthropist who built a global business. We aim to help our portfolio companies achieve the same success.
Global Themes Creating Our
Transition to a
Shift of Economic Growth to
Emerging Markets Led by Asia
Brett Zbar, MD, Joins General Atlantic as Global Head of Life Sciences as Firm Formally Establishes Life Sciences as Fifth Core Investing Sector
General Atlantic to Invest ₹ 3,675 Crore in Reliance Retail Ventures
Acesso Digital Raises US$108 Million from General Atlantic and the SoftBank Latin America Fund
The Billionaire Who Wanted To Die Broke . . . Is Now Officially Broke
#MeetTheNeed – As Gyms Closed Their Physical Locations, Gympass Brought Clients Online to Offer Critical Exercise
Gymshark secures investment from General Atlantic valuing company at over £1 billion
#MeetTheNeed – How Ginkgo Bioworks is Bringing Life Science Innovation to the Development of COVID-19 Testing and Vaccines
AT A GLANCE
- ~$40+ billion assets under management
- 400+ employees globally
- 183 investment professionals
- 398 growth investments in our history
- 133 current portfolio companies
- 15 Years average tenure of Management Committee
- 48% median revenue growth rate of portfolio companies
- 14 global locations across five regions
- 5 sectors driven by thematic investing