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Comprehensive Educational Services (“ACES” or “the Company”) today announced a strategic investment by General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm. The partnership will enable ACES to scale its leading, evidence-based services to more individuals affected with autism spectrum disorder, while further investing in talent and technology and continuing to elevate its clinical model.
Eric Zhang, Managing Director and Head of China at General Atlantic, was named “Influential PE Investor of the Year 2019,” and General Atlantic was named “Influential PE Investment Firm of the Year 2019” by China Renaissance. China Renaissance, a leading Chinese financial advisor, selects these annual awards to honor the year’s most impressive investment professionals and private equity firms in China.
Ruangguru, an online education platform in Indonesia, today announces $150 million in Series C funding led by General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, and GGV Capital, a preeminent global venture capital firm. Existing investors and a number of new investors also participated in the round.
Paul Stamas, Global Co-Head of General Atlantic’s Financial Services sector, was selected as one of GrowthCap’s Top 40 Under 40 Growth Investors of 2019. Paul was recognized for his leadership of the firm’s Financial Services sector and expertise in growth investing across digital banking, investment management, payments, brokerage, and insurance technology.
General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, today announced the promotions of Lefei Sun to Managing Director, David Buckley to Operating Partner, and Roger Gao and Raph Osnoss to Principal. The promotions will be effective as of January 1, 2020.
Gabriel Caillaux Named to Financial News’ second-annual list of the ‘50 Most Influential People in European Private Equity’
Gabriel Caillaux, Co-President, Managing Director and Head of EMEA, based in General Atlantic’s London office, was named in Financial News’ annual list of ‘Europe’s 50 Most Influential in Private Equity’ for the second year in a row since its inception. Named Head of EMEA in 2017 and Co-President in 2019, Gabe is a member of the firm’s Management and Investment Committees and oversees a portfolio of 21 companies with a total of $3.8bn invested in the region. He is also credited with expanding the firm’s focus into Africa and the Middle East.
Neon Pagamentos, a leading Brazilian fintech, announced today an investment of R$ 400 million by General Atlantic (GA), a leading global growth equity firm, and Banco Votorantim (BV). The round is considered to be the largest Series B investment made in Brazil. The venture capital funds Monashees, Omidyar Network, Propel, Quona and Mabi, existing Series A investors, followed the contribution in this second round, reinforcing the confidence of the shareholders.
General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, announced today the expansion of its senior leadership team with the promotions of Gabriel Caillaux, Martín Escobari and Anton Levy to Co-Presidents. In these newly-created roles, Messrs. Caillaux, Escobari and Levy will work closely with Chief Executive Officer Bill Ford in leading the firm’s strategy and will assume greater responsibility for the global investment program and investor engagement. Bill Ford will continue to lead the firm as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Management Committee.
Riskified, the payments and fraud-prevention solutions provider, announced today its Series E funding round of $165 million, led by global growth investor General Atlantic, at a valuation of more than $1 billion. The proceeds will be primarily used by Riskified to more rapidly scale its business domestically and internationally and to expand its product footprint.