Chris Caulkin Named to Financial News’ 2018 list of Rising Stars in Private Equity
May 22, 2018
Chris Caulkin, Principal in General Atlantic’s London office, was named in Financial News’ list of the 25 rising stars in private equity. Chris is Head of Technology for EMEA, and focuses on General Atlantic’s investments in the Technology sector. Over the past year, he has led GA’s investments into Hemnet, ManoMano, OpenClassrooms, and Typeform. He serves on the boards of Hemnet, OpenClassrooms, Studio Moderna, and Typeform. In addition, he serves as an advisor to the board of DeliveryHero, and is a board observer for ManoMano.
The annual Rising Stars in Private Equity program honors professionals within the private equity industry who are under the age of 40, based in Europe, and have demonstrated excellence in their field. The final list was drawn from more than 100 eligible candidates, with the final 25 selected based on their position within their firm, career background, recent investment activity, demonstrable value-add to the portfolio, and any charitable or philanthropic interests.