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
Opportunity Set

Transition to a
Digital Economy

Globalization of
Entrepreneurship

Shift of Economic Growth to
Emerging Markets Led by Asia

Our Portfolio

Recent Updates

Brett Zbar, MD, Joins General Atlantic as Global Head of Life Sciences as Firm Formally Establishes Life Sciences as Fifth Core Investing Sector

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General Atlantic to Invest ₹ 3,675 Crore in Reliance Retail Ventures

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Acesso Digital Raises US$108 Million from General Atlantic and the SoftBank Latin America Fund

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The Billionaire Who Wanted To Die Broke . . . Is Now Officially Broke

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#MeetTheNeed – As Gyms Closed Their Physical Locations, Gympass Brought Clients Online to Offer Critical Exercise

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Gymshark secures investment from General Atlantic valuing company at over £1 billion

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#MeetTheNeed – How Ginkgo Bioworks is Bringing Life Science Innovation to the Development of COVID-19 Testing and Vaccines

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Our Global Reach

UNITED STATES

New York
Greenwich
Palo Alto

CHINA

Beijing
Hong Kong
Shanghai

EMEA

Amsterdam
London
Munich

INDIA & SOUTHEAST ASIA

Jakarta
Mumbai
Singapore

LATIN AMERICA

Mexico City
São Paulo

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