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  PRESS RELEASE
January 17, 2015

MeinFernbus and FlixBus Become One with the Aim Being to Establish a Europe-Wide Bus Network

FlixBus and MeinFernbus become one. Germany’s two largest bus service start-ups plan to pool their strengths to build a pan-European bus network.Over the next few months, Berlin-based MeinFernbus and Munich-based FlixBus will be connecting their national networks to create a comprehensive range of routes. Together with their 160 medium-sized bus partners, both companies aim to take Europe by storm.

  NEWSROOM
January 13, 2015

The Quiet Change-Maker

The Stanford Benefactor profiles GA founder Chuck Feeney.

  NEWSROOM
December 23, 2014

Steve Denning Named to GrowthCap’s Pioneers of Growth Equity List

General Atlantic Chairman Steve Denning was named to GrowthCap’s “Top 10 Pioneers of Growth Equity” list. The list highlights investors who have helped to define the growth equity asset class.

  PRESS RELEASE
December 17, 2014

General Atlantic Announces Promotions To Managing Director and Principal

General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, today announced the promotions of Graves Tompkins to managing director and Chris Caulkin, Tony Li, Peter Munzig, and Paul Stamas to principal. Mr. Tompkins is based in New York and co-heads General Atlantic’s global capital partnering effort. Mr. Caulkin, Mr. Li, Mr. Munzig, and Mr. Stamas are senior investment professionals in the firm’s London, Hong Kong, Palo Alto, and New York offices, respectively.

  PRESS RELEASE
December 16, 2014

Adyen Raises $250 Million in Funding to Accelerate Growth of Its Global Payments Platform

Adyen, a leading global payments technology company, today announced it has closed $250 million in funding. The funding round was led by global growth equity investor General Atlantic, with additional participation from Temasek, Index Ventures and Felicis Ventures.

  PRESS RELEASE
December 8, 2014

General Atlantic Sells Half of Axel Springer Digital Classifieds Stake

Axel Springer increases its share in the online classified ads business from 70 per cent to 85 per cent with the option to purchase the remaining 15 per cent. If the option is exercised, General Atlantic is to receive Axel Springer shares as consideration. Change of the legal form of Axel Springer SE to a KGaA (partnership limited by shares) is being prepared.

  PRESS RELEASE
December 1, 2014

Vox Media and GA Announce Strategic Partnership

Vox Media, one of the world’s fastest growing media companies, and General Atlantic, a leader in global growth investing, announced today the launch of a new strategic partnership for General Atlantic to acquire a minority stake in the company.

  NEWSROOM
October 3, 2014

Sandeep Naik Featured in Live Mint

Sandeep Naik was feaured in a Live Mint article entitled "Philanthropy: It’s not just about money."

  NEWSROOM
October 3, 2014

General Atlantic Featured in CB Insights

General Atlantic was featured in an article entitled "The Periodic Table of Tech" on CB Insights VC Performance & Rankings blog.

  PRESS RELEASE
July 21, 2014

SAS Sistema de Ensino Partners with Global Growth Investor General Atlantic

SAS Sistema de Ensino (SAS), a leading learning system provider in Brazil, announced that General Atlantic, a global growth investor, will make a strategic investment in the company.

  NEWSROOM
July 16, 2014

General Atlantic’s Graves Tompkins Named to GrowthCap’s Top 40 Under 40 Growth Investors

Graves Tompkins, a Principal in General Atlantic’s New York office, was named to GrowthCap’s list of Top 40 Under 40 Growth Investors. The list highlights exceptional private capital investors in the growth segment.

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