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December 19, 2016

Jörn Nikolay Named to Capital Magazine’s Young Elite Top 40 Under 40

Jörn Nikolay, Managing Director and head of General Atlantic’s Munich office, was named to Capital Magazine’s “Young Elite Top 40 Under 40,” a list honoring this year’s most talented managers under 40.

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November 17, 2016

PT MAP Boga Adiperkasa Announces Strategic Partnership with General Atlantic

PT Mitra Adiperkasa Tbk (MAP), the leading lifestyle retailer in Indonesia, announced today that General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, has subscribed for Rp1.08 trillion in zero-coupon bonds issued by MAP, which are convertible into shares in its food & beverage subsidiary, PT MAP Boga Adiperkasa (MBA).

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November 14, 2016

The Estée Lauder Companies to Acquire Too Faced

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Too Faced, the feminine, playful makeup brand renowned for high-quality, stylish cosmetics that consumers love. Too Faced, one of the fastest growing makeup brands in specialty-multi and online, is expected to strengthen the Company’s leadership position in the fast-growing prestige makeup category globally, increase the Company’s consumer reach in the specialty-multi channel, and win with millennials – all in strong alignment with the Company’s strategy.

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October 12, 2016

Joe & the Juice Announces Strategic Growth Investment from General Atlantic

Joe & the Juice, a fast-growing urban juice bar and coffee concept, today announced that General Atlantic, a leading growth equity firm, has made a strategic growth investment in the company. General Atlantic joins existing investor Valedo Partners, a Stockholm-based growth-oriented private equity firm, as a minority shareholder.

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June 5, 2016

Eric Zhang Joins General Atlantic as Head of China

General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, announced today that Eric Zhang, former Global Partner and Managing Director of The Carlyle Group, has joined General Atlantic as Managing Director and Head of China. Mr. Zhang will lead the firm’s investments in growth companies across China.

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March 4, 2016

ZIMMERMANN Targets Global Expansion in Partnership with GA

ZIMMERMANN, the Australian luxury fashion brand, announced today a minority investment from General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, to accelerate the company’s expansion in the United States, Europe and around the world.

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December 22, 2015

Pague Menos Pharmacies Announces Strategic Growth Investment from General Atlantic

Empreendimentos Pague Menos (“Pague Menos Pharmacies”), the third largest drugstore retail chain in Brazil, announced today that General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, has committed to make a strategic growth investment of R$600 million in the company, to support its next phase of growth.

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December 16, 2015

Barteca Holdings Announces Growth Investment from General Atlantic

Barteca Holdings, the parent company of Barcelona Wine Bar and Bartaco, announced today a minority investment from General Atlantic, a leading growth equity firm. General Atlantic joins existing investor Rosser Capital Partners, a private investment firm focused on investing in restaurant, consumer and retail companies.

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August 18, 2015

General Atlantic Appoints Fock Wai Hoong as Head of its Southeast Asia Business

General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, announced today that Fock Wai Hoong, formerly of CVC Capital Partners, has joined General Atlantic as head of the firm’s Southeast Asia investing program. Mr. Fock will be based in the firm’s Singapore office.

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June 10, 2015

General Atlantic Opens Mexico City Office and Expands Local Presence in Latin America

General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, announced today that it has opened an office in Mexico City, its second office in Latin America.  Under the leadership of General Atlantic’s dedicated Mexican-born investment team, the Mexico City office will work closely with the firm’s larger Latin American team, its Brazil office, and the entire General Atlantic global network.

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June 4, 2015

Too Faced Cosmetics and General Atlantic Announce Partnership and Strategic Growth Investment

Too Faced Cosmetics, a leading global beauty brand, and General Atlantic, a leader in global growth investing, announced today the launch of a new partnership in which General Atlantic will acquire a majority stake in the company from Weston Presidio.

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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."

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