Graves Tompkins

Managing Director,
Global Head of Capital Partnering

REGION United States


Graves Tompkins is a Managing Director and Global Head of Capital Partnering for General Atlantic. He serves on the firm’s Management and Portfolio Committees, and he is also responsible for its Human Capital, Marketing & Communications, and General Atlantic Foundation activities. Previously, he worked on the firm’s Healthcare and Financial Services sector teams. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2007, Graves worked in the Merchant Banking division at Goldman Sachs, where he focused on principal investments across a broad range of sectors, and as a management consultant at McKinsey & Company. Graves is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a Young Global Leader at the World Economic Forum and he was previously a David Rockefeller Fellow through the New York City Partnership.

Historical Board Affiliations

Harvard Business School Club of New York, Board Member
WNET (New York Public Television), Board Member


Princeton University, A.B., Politics
Harvard Business School, M.B.A.
Harvard Kennedy School, M.P.A.

Community Involvement

Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy, Board Member
Council on Foreign Relations, Member
New York Public Library, Investment Committee Member
Partnership Fund for New York City, Investment Committee Member
Summer Search New York City, Board Chair