Frank Brown Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer
United States New York
Frank Brown Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer

Frank Brown is a Managing Director and General Atlantic’s Chief Operating Officer, leading the firm’s global business operations and risk management program. Before joining General Atlantic in 2011, Frank served as Dean of INSEAD, a leading international business school, from 2006 to 2011. Under his leadership, the school increased participation of female students in the M.B.A. program by more than 50%, and established the Abu Dhabi campus, the Blue Ocean Strategy Institute, and the Social Innovation Centre. Prior to INSEAD, Frank had a distinguished 26-year career at PricewaterhouseCoopers, including leading its $3.5 billion Advisory Services practice. Frank is the author of The Global Business Leader: Practical Advice for Success in a Transcultural Marketplace, and is a frequent speaker on leadership topics.

Current Board Affiliations

The Home Depot, Board Member


Bucknell University, B.S.B.A., Accounting

Community Involvement

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Member
Asia Society, Trustee
British American Business, Member of the International Advisory Board
Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Member of the Board of Trustees