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June 7, 2019

Depop raises $62 million Series C to meet rising demand from US Gen Z

Depop, the fashion marketplace for Generation Z, has raised $62 million in a Series C round led by General Atlantic Depop intends to use the funds to accelerate its US expansion, where the Gen Z fashion app already has 5 million users, stores in New York and Los Angeles and expects to grow its community over in the coming years With a mission to empower the next generation to transform the fashion industry, Depop taps into generational shifts towards circular fashion, social shopping and independent brands Sellers on the platform have made more than half a billion dollars (more than $570 million) and 19 million transactions since its launch in 2011 Depop, a fashion marketplace for the next generation, has secured a $62 million Series C round led by General Atlantic. Depop intends to use the funds to accelerate its expansion in the U.S. and internationally, grow its London-based engineering and data science teams and invest in new tools and functionality for the platform’s more than 13 million users globally.

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June 5, 2019

NoBroker.com Raises USD $51 million in Series C Funding led by General Atlantic

NoBroker.com announced today that it has raised USD $51 million in Series C Funding. This brings the total funding raised by NoBroker to USD $71 million. The round was led by General Atlantic and included participation from existing investors SAIF Partners and BEENEXT.

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June 3, 2019

General Atlantic Announces Strategic Partnership with Travel Platform Kiwi.com

Global growth equity firm General Atlantic announced today a strategic investment in Kiwi.com, a leading online travel booking platform powered by cutting-edge technology.  Co-founders Oliver Dlouhý and Jozef Képesi will remain significant shareholders and continue to drive Kiwi.com’s strategic growth plans in partnership with General Atlantic.  Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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May 15, 2019

General Atlantic Appoints Pedro Parente as Chairman of Brazil

General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, announced today that Pedro Parente will join the firm as Chairman of Brazil, as of June 18, 2019.

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May 15, 2019

Nobel Laureate Economist Michael Spence Joins General Atlantic as Special Advisor

General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, announced today that world-renowned economist and Nobel Laureate Michael Spence has joined the firm as a Special Advisor.

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April 17, 2019

PathAI Secures $60M in Series B Funding Led by General Atlantic and Existing Investor General Catalyst

PathAI, a global provider of artificial intelligence-powered technology for pathology, announced today that it has raised $60 million in Series B funding. The round was led by new investor General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, with strong participation from General Catalyst and other existing investors. The new capital will fuel PathAI’s continued expansion as the company seeks to advance the medical discipline of pathology. General Atlantic Managing Director Dr. Michelle Dipp will be joining PathAI’s board of directors as the company advances its mission of offering faster, safer, and more powerful solutions for the diagnosis and sub-typing of diseases like cancer.

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April 15, 2019

Michael Gosk Joins General Atlantic as Operating Partner

General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, announced today that Michael Gosk, former Vice President and Chief Tax Officer at General Electric (“GE”) has joined the firm as an Operating Partner.  Based in New York, Mr. Gosk will provide expertise and strategic counsel to the firm’s investment team and portfolio companies, with a particular focus on financial operations and tax.

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April 9, 2019

General Atlantic Invests in Deutsche Börse Index and Portfolio Risk/Analytics Business; Combines DB’s Existing Index Provider with Axioma, Inc.

Deutsche Börse AG (Deutsche Börse) and Axioma, Inc. (Axioma) announced that Axioma has agreed to be acquired by Deutsche Börse for US$850 million cash and debt free (around US$820 million equity value) and will be combined with Deutsche Börse’s index businesses (STOXX® and DAX®) valued at €2.6 billion.

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April 8, 2019

Rubicon Research and General Atlantic Announce Strategic Partnership

Rubicon Research Pvt Ltd (“Rubicon”), a global leader in innovative pharmaceutical product development, announced today that General Atlantic has become a significant shareholder in the company.  General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, is committing up to $100 million of primary capital and has acquired the stake held by Rubicon’s existing private equity shareholders. All other existing shareholders continue to maintain their shareholding in the company.

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March 20, 2019

Doctolib raises €150 million to accelerate the digital transformation of healthcare

Doctolib offers doctors and hospitals a software solution with a full range of services to help improve the efficiency of their operations, provide their patients with a more seamless experience, find new patients, and collaborate with other doctors. Doctolib offers more transparent access to healthcare for patients, by providing a full-suite of online services to manage their health. Doctolib allows patients to find nearby healthcare professionals, book / manage appointments online 24/7, have remote medical consultations via video and receive a digital prescription in their online account.

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March 13, 2019

Loek van den Boog to Join General Atlantic as Special Advisor

London & Amsterdam — March 11, 2019 — General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, today announced that Loek van den Boog, former Chairman of Mendix and Myriad, has joined the firm as a Special Advisor and Chairman of General Atlantic Netherlands. Mr. Van den Boog returns to the firm having previously supported the firm as Special Advisor between 1996 and 2004. During his prior tenure at General Atlantic, he served on a number of portfolio company boards, including Global Collect and Patni Computer Systems. Upon his return, he is expected to leverage his software and technology expertise and expansive network to provide strategic support and advice to the firm’s investment teams and portfolio companies.

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February 10, 2019

General Atlantic Appoints Ashish Saboo to Lead New Office in Jakarta

General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, today announced the opening of a new office in Jakarta, its first in Indonesia, and that it has appointed Ashish Saboo as Managing Director to lead General Atlantic’s operations and on-the-ground presence in the country.

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