Jonathan Korngold, Managing Director and Global Head of General Atlantic's Financial Services Sector, was named to Institutional Investor's "Fintech Finance 35," a list of top players in fintech investing.
Casey Santos, General Atlantic’s Chief Information Officer, authored an article in Scientific American, encouraging the importance of STEM field careers for young people. In the article, Casey sheds light into her upbringing and career path to inspire readers to work hard and seize new opportunities as they unfold.
The Partnership for New York City, an organization comprised of the chief executives of the city’s largest private sector employers, announced the newest class of David Rockefeller Fellows, a group of twenty senior executives selected to participate in a year-long business and civic leadership program. General Atlantic's Graves Tompkins, Managing Director and Head of Capital Partnering, has been named one of the 2016 David Rockefeller Fellows.
New York equity firm General Atlantic’s investment in Vox Media last year apparently left the media organisation with a valuation of nearly US$400 million. With digital media companies increasingly of interest to growth investors (at least in the US), General Atlantic vice president Zachary Kaplan’s appearance at Digital Media Strategies 2015 was pretty timely.
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.