David Hodgson

Vice Chairman

REGION United States


Dave Hodgson is Vice Chairman of General Atlantic and has been a member of the investment team for more than 40 years, with extensive experience across the firm’s sectors. After joining General Atlantic as its third investment professional in 1982, he helped build the firm with a singular vision of supporting entrepreneurs as they work to grow their businesses. From the outset, Dave’s mission has been to partner with strong growth companies led by exceptional management teams to help their organizations become market leaders.

Current Board Affiliations

Royalty Pharma, Board Member
TriNet, Board Member

Historical Board Affiliations

Dice, Board Member
IPValue, Board Member
Torex Retail, Board Member
Echoing Green, Co-Chairman
The Johns Hopkins Health System Corporation, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
Johns Hopkins Medicine, Chairman of the Board of Trustees


Dartmouth College, A.B., Mathematics and Social Sciences
Stanford Graduate School of Business, M.B.A.

Community Involvement

Dartmouth College, Member, President’s Leadership Council
Dartmouth College, Trustee Emeritus
Echoing Green, Chairman Emeritus
Johns Hopkins HealthCare, Board Director
Johns Hopkins Medicine, Trustee
Johns Hopkins Medicine International, Board Member
John Hopkins University, Trustee Emeritus
Manhattan Theatre Club, Chairman
Stanford Graduate School of Business, Member of the Advisory Council