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General Atlantic has a strong heritage as a leading global technology investor, and we are proud to have invested in many of the most innovative and disruptive high-growth companies in the Technology sector over our 40-year history. We focus on partnering with entrepreneurs and management teams of tech and tech-enabled companies across consumer internet, software and business services.

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CrowdStrike ×

CrowdStrike is a leading cloud-enabled endpoint protection company that unifies antivirus protection, endpoint detection and response (EDR), and a 24/7 managed hunting service via a single agent architecture.

  • Region: 100
  • Sector: Technology
  • Headquarters: Sunnyvale, CA
  • Year Invested: 06/18/2018
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NuCom Group ×

NuCom Group, which represents ProSiebenSat.1’s Digital Commerce Portfolio, is a European omnichannel platform for consumer services and lifestyle brands. The company is comprised of 10 market leading businesses in the areas of price comparison, matchmaking, experience gift vouchers, and ecommerce.

  • Region: 147
  • Sector: Technology
  • Headquarters: Munich, Germany
  • Year Invested: 04/04/2018
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58.com ×

58.com is one of the largest online classifieds and listing platforms in China, enabling local merchants and consumers to connect, share information, and conduct business transactions for real estate, recruitment, automobiles, and home-related services.

  • Region: 102
  • Sector: Technology
  • Headquarters: Beijing, China
  • Year Invested: 11/28/2016
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Argus Media ×

Argus Media is a leading global commodities price reporting agency that publishes market reports and data feeds containing price assessments, market commentary, and news on a full range of global commodities.

  • Region: 147
  • Sector: Technology
  • Headquarters: London, United Kingdom
  • Year Invested: 09/30/2016
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Seismic ×

Seismic’s leading enterprise sales enablement and content management software allows enterprises to align sales and marketing teams to effectively reach clients.

  • Region: 100
  • Sector: Technology
  • Headquarters: San Diego, CA
  • Year Invested: 05/31/2016
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Alibaba ×

The largest Chinese e-commerce conglomerate with a portfolio of leading B2B and consumer internet businesses.

  • Region: 102
  • Sector: Technology
  • Headquarters: Hangzhou, China
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Airbnb ×

Airbnb is a tech-enabled community marketplace for listing and booking accommodations around the world.

  • Region: 100
  • Sector: Technology
  • Headquarters: San Francisco, CA
  • Year Invested: 07/14/2015
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Sea ×

Sea is one of Southeast Asia’s largest Internet and mobile platforms for entertainment, e-commerce, and digital financial services.

  • Region: 149
  • Sector: Technology
  • Headquarters: Singapore, Singapore
  • Year Invested: 05/05/2014
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Squarespace ×

Squarespace is a cloud-based content management system which allows individuals and businesses to create and maintain websites and blogs.

  • Region: 100
  • Sector: Technology
  • Headquarters: New York, NY
  • Year Invested: 04/15/2014
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Red Ventures ×

Through deeply integrated brand partnerships and consumer-facing assets, Red Ventures connects online customers with products and services across high-growth industries including home services, financial services, and healthcare.

  • Region: 100
  • Sector: Technology
  • Headquarters: Indian Land, SC
  • Year Invested: 08/06/2010
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Anton Levy

Co-President,
Managing Director,
Global Head of Technology
New York

Anton Levy ×

Anton Levy is Co-President, Managing Director and Global Head of General Atlantic’s Technology sector. Anton also serves on the firm’s Management, Investment, and Portfolio Committees. In addition to the companies mentioned below, Anton has led General Atlantic’s investments in leading technology companies such as Alibaba, CrowdStrike, Facebook, Slack, and Snapchat. Anton has been named to the Forbes Midas List of top investors each year from 2014 to 2019. Before joining General Atlantic in 1998, Anton was an investment banker at Morgan Stanley where he focused on the technology sector.

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Gabriel Caillaux

Co-President,
Managing Director,
Head of EMEA
London

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Gabriel Caillaux is Co-President, Managing Director and Head of General Atlantic’s business in EMEA. He is also a member of the firm’s Management, Investment, and Portfolio Committees. Since joining the firm in 2004, Gabriel has helped expand the firm’s investment focus across the greater European region to include Eastern Europe and the Middle East. He focuses on investments in the Financial Services and Technology sectors. Before joining General Atlantic, Gabriel worked in the telecoms, media & technology division at Merrill Lynch in London and New York.

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Chris Caulkin

Managing Director,
Head of Technology for EMEA
London

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Chris Caulkin is a Managing Director and Head of Technology for EMEA focusing on General Atlantic’s investments in the Technology sector. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2011, Chris was an Analyst and Associate at Warburg Pincus in London for four years where he concentrated on investments in the media, technology, and business services sectors. Before Warburg Pincus, Chris was an Associate at The Boston Consulting Group in London where he worked on a range of media, technology, and financial services projects.

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Alex Crisses

Managing Director New York

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Alex Crisses is a Managing Director at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Technology sector. Alex leads the firm’s thematic sourcing program and co-heads its Emerging Growth Initiative. Before joining General Atlantic in 2016, Alex was a Managing Director at Insight Venture Partners where he focused on Software and Internet investments globally. Earlier in his career, Alex worked in the Investment Banking division at Credit Suisse where he focused on global energy and power.

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Preston McKenzie

Operating Partner,
Operations Group
New York

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Preston McKenzie is an Operating Partner at General Atlantic, providing strategic support and advice to the firm’s investment teams and portfolio companies in the Technology sector. Before joining General Atlantic in 2017, Preston served as Chief Executive Officer of NEWSCYCLE Solutions, and prior to that was Chief Executive Officer of MicroEdge. Earlier in his career, he held various senior roles with what is now Thomson Reuters, including serving as Vice President and General Manager of Thomson’s Business Development division. Prior to that, Preston spent 10 years with Landmark Communications in leadership and business development roles.

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Peter Munzig

Managing Director Palo Alto

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Peter Munzig is a Managing Director and head of the firm’s Palo Alto office focusing on investments in the firm’s Technology group. Peter has spent time across the firm’s Business Services and Healthcare groups as well since joining the firm. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2005, Peter was an investment banker with Goldman Sachs where he advised clients in the technology, industrial, and consumer sectors on a range of M&A and corporate finance transactions.

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Eric Zhang

Managing Director,
Head of China
Beijing, Hong Kong, Shanghai

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Eric Zhang is a Managing Director and Head of General Atlantic’s business in China. He is also a member of the firm’s Portfolio Committee. Before joining the firm in 2016, Eric was a Global Partner and Managing Director at The Carlyle Group from 2006 to 2016 where he focused on investments in Asia. Previously, he was Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions at Credit Suisse in Hong Kong, and prior to that, he was a Vice President in the Investment Banking division at China International Capital Corporation Limited in Beijing.

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Tanzeen Syed

Managing Director New York

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Tanzeen Syed is a Managing Director at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Technology sector. He rejoined General Atlantic in 2018 after working at the firm from 2006 to 2013. Prior to rejoining General Atlantic, Tanzeen was a Director at Temasek, where he led U.S. technology growth investments, and prior to that, he was a Vice President at Great Hill Partners, where he focused on Internet and software growth investing.

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Vinay Trivedi

Vice President New York

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Vinay Trivedi is a Vice President at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the Technology sector. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2019, Vinay was at The Blackstone Group on the Private Equity Investment Team and at SoftBank Investment Advisers on the Vision Fund Investment Team. Vinay was also a Product Manager at Citymapper, an urban mobility startup backed by Benchmark Capital and Index Ventures. He is the author of How to Speak Tech, a technology education book (2nd ed., 2019).

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Luiz Ribeiro

Principal São Paulo

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Luiz Ribeiro is a Principal at General Atlantic and focuses on the firm’s investments in Brazil and Colombia. Before joining General Atlantic in 2016, Luiz worked as a Director at Advent International where he concentrated on the financial services and healthcare sectors while based in the São Paulo and Bogota offices. During his time at Advent, he served on the boards of a number of investments, and served as Interim CFO of Atmosfera.

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Rajat Sood

Principal Mumbai

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Rajat Sood is a Principal at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Financial Services and Technology sectors. After joining General Atlantic’s Mumbai office in 2007, Rajat also worked at the firm’s New York office from 2009 to 2012. Prior to General Atlantic, he was a consultant at McKinsey & Company in India where he worked with clients in the financial services, retail, and health insurance sectors on a range of strategic and operational issues.

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Jessie Cai

Vice President New York

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Jessie Cai is a Vice President at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the Technology sector.  Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2018, Jessie was a Growth Equity Investment Associate at Summit Partners and a 2017 summer M.B.A. Intern at General Atlantic.  Before that, Jessie was an Investment Banking Analyst at Citigroup.

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Roger Gao

Principal Hong Kong

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Roger Gao is a Principal at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Financial Services and Technology sectors in China. Before joining the firm in 2012, Roger was an Analyst in the Investment Banking division at Goldman Sachs based in Hong Kong where he focused on the consumer, retail, and healthcare sectors.

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Christian Figge

Principal Munich

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Christian Figge is a Principal at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2012, Christian was a Research Assistant at the Technical University of Munich with a focus on empirical entrepreneurial finance topics. Before that, he worked at BC Partners and L.E.K. Consulting where he concentrated on the business services, healthcare, and industrial sectors.

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Asher Hecht

Vice President Palo Alto

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Asher Hecht is a Vice President at General Atlantic focusing on investments in the Technology sector. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2017, Asher was a Senior Associate at Spectrum Equity, where he focused on growth equity investments in internet and software companies. Prior to that, Asher worked as an Investment Banking Analyst at Allen & Company.

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Tom Hussey

Vice President London

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Tom Hussey is a Vice President at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Technology sector in EMEA. Before joining General Atlantic in 2013, Tom worked in corporate development at 21st Century Fox where he covered media assets in EMEA. Previously, he was a Strategy Consultant at The Boston Consulting Group in London where he concentrated on private equity and technology, media & telecommunications.

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Christine Kang

Vice President Palo Alto

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Christine Kang is a Vice President at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the Technology sector. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2017, Christine worked for Thomas H. Lee Partners as a Private Equity Associate and was a 2016 Summer M.B.A. Intern at General Atlantic. Before that, Christine worked for J.P. Morgan Securities LLC as an Investment Banking Analyst.

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Zuhair Khan

Vice President New York

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Zuhair Khan is a Vice President at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the Technology sector. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2018, Zuhair was a Policy Advisor at the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Previously, he was a Private Equity Associate at Madison Dearborn Partners and worked for Evercore Partners as an Investment Banking Analyst, respectively.

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Jeff Machlin

Vice President New York

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Jeff Machlin is a Vice President at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Technology sector. Before joining General Atlantic in 2016, Jeff was an Associate with TA Associates in Menlo Park, California where he covered investments across a number of sectors including business services, financial services, and financial technology. Jeff began his career as an Analyst in Citigroup’s Investment Banking division where he focused on mergers and acquisitions for asset managers and financial technology companies.

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Asheque Shams

Vice President London

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Asheque Shams is a Vice President at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the Technology sector. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2019, Asheque was a tech investor at Fidelity’s private capital arm, Eight Roads, focusing on venture capital and growth equity.

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Mike Christensen

Senior Associate New York

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Mike Christensen is a Senior Associate at General Atlantic and focuses on data science as part of General Atlantic’s Technology sector. Before joining General Atlantic in 2019, Mike was a Research Associate at Light Street Capital Management, LLC focusing on data strategy initiatives, quantitative data analysis and due diligence across the technology sector. Prior to that, he was a senior consultant focusing on technology strategy and data analytics at Ernst & Young, LLP.

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Michael Drittel

Senior Associate New York

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Mike Drittel is a Senior Associate at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Technology sector. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2018, Mike was a Vice President at PJT Partners where he focused on the TMT sector. Mike began his career as an Analyst in J.P. Morgan’s M&A group.

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Colin Fraser

Senior Associate New York

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Colin Fraser is a Senior Associate at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the Technology sector. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2017, Colin worked for J.P. Morgan as an Analyst in the Financial Sponsor Group.

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Jake Kugler

Senior Associate Palo Alto

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Jake Kugler is a Senior Associate at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the Technology sector. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2017, Jake worked for Morgan Stanley as an Analyst in the Leveraged Finance Group.

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Heloise Marleau

Vice President London

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Heloise Marleau is a Vice President at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Technology sector. Before joining General Atlantic in 2015, Heloise was an Investment Banking Analyst in the Technology, Media, and Telecommunications group at J.P. Morgan. She also completed a rotation in the J.P. Morgan Acquisition & Leveraged Finance group.

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Marta Suárez Estébanez

Senior Associate London

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Marta Suárez Estébanez is a Senior Associate at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Technology sector. Before joining General Atlantic in 2017, Marta was an Investment Banking Analyst in the Technology group at Morgan Stanley where she primarily focused on the Internet, Software, Semiconductors, and IT Services sectors.

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Jared Cohen

Associate New York

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Jared Cohen is an Associate at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Technology sector. Before joining General Atlantic in 2017, Jared co-founded a sports predictions start-up, which was financially backed by a major professional sports franchise.

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Etham Frenkel

Associate Palo Alto

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Etham Frenkel is an Associate at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Technology sector. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2018, Etham worked as an Investment Banking Analyst for Goldman Sachs in their Natural Resources Group. Previously, he was an Investment Management Analyst at Goldman Sachs and a Chemical Engineer at Shell, respectively.

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Dylann Berger Katz

Associate New York

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Dylann Berger Katz is an Associate at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Technology sector. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2019, Dylann worked as an Investment Banking Associate for Goldman Sachs in their Consumer Retail Group. Prior to that, she was an Analyst in the Global Investment Research division at Goldman Sachs.

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Grace Kim

Associate New York

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Grace Kim is an Associate at General Atlantic and focuses on Technology. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2019, Grace was an Investment Banking Analyst at Morgan Stanley where she focused on M&A.

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Akshay Kini

Associate New York

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Akshay Kini is an Associate at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Technology sector. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2018, Akshay was an Investment Banking Analyst at J.P. Morgan in the Media and Communications Group.

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Lisa Liu

Associate New York, Palo Alto

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Lisa Liu is an Associate at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Technology sector. Before joining General Atlantic in 2017, Lisa was a 2016 General Atlantic Summer Analyst.

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Amin Mirzadegan

Associate Palo Alto

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Amin Mirzadegan is an Associate at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Technology sector. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2019, Amin was a Strategy Associate at Unison. Before that, Amin was an Investment Banking Analyst at Morgan Stanley in the Financial Sponsors and Western Region coverage groups.

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Charlie Serota

Associate London

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Charlie is an Associate at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Technology sector. Before joining GA, Charlie was an Associate Director on the Mergers & Acquisitions team at IAC in New York. Prior to that, he worked as an Investment Analyst on the Corporate Credit team at H/2 Capital Partners.

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Humza Tariq

Associate Palo Alto

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Humza Tariq is an Associate at General Atlantic and focuses on Technology. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2019, Humza was an Investment Banking Analyst at Goldman Sachs.

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Tina Hu

Analyst New York

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Tina Hu is an Analyst at General Atlantic and focusing on Technology. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2019, Tina was a summer analyst at StepStone Group and focused on private equity.

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Mark Garrett

Senior Advisor Palo Alto

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Mark Garrett is a Senior Advisor at General Atlantic, providing strategic support and advice to the firm’s investment teams and portfolio companies in the Technology sector. Before joining General Atlantic in 2018, Mark served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Adobe Systems, Inc. for 11 years. Prior to Adobe, he served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in the Software Group of EMC Corporation. Mark also served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Documentum before it was acquired by EMC.

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Loek van den Boog

Senior Advisor Amsterdam

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Loek van den Boog is a Senior Advisor at General Atlantic and focuses on technology. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2019, Loek was the former head of EMEA for Oracle, as well as chairman of Mendix, Global Collect and Myriad. Loek will leverage his software and technology expertise and expansive network to provide strategic support and advice to the firm’s investment teams and portfolio companies.

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David Mangum

Senior Advisor

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David Mangum is a Senior Advisor at General Atlantic; he brings significant expertise in global financial technology, payments solutions and software. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2019, David was President and Chief Operating Officer of Global Payments Inc. (GPN). David was instrumental in leading the transformation of Global Payments from a payment processor to a worldwide provider of technology services and software. Prior to that, David was GPN’s Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. David also previously held executive leadership roles at Fiserv, Inc. and CheckFree Corporation.

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Gary Reiner

Operating Partner,
Operations Group
New York

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Gary Reiner is an Operating Partner and part of General Atlantic’s Operations Group, providing strategic support and advice to the firm’s investment teams and portfolio companies with a focus on strategy and technology. Before joining General Atlantic in 2010, Gary was Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer of General Electric where he led the mergers & acquisitions, sourcing, IT, operations, and quality teams for the company. Prior to that, he was a Partner with The Boston Consulting Group where he led strategy and operational improvement for technology businesses.

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