General Atlantic Team
Our global team is dedicated to helping our portfolio companies become market leaders domestically, regionally, and globally.
Head of Indonesia Jakarta
Ashish Saboo ×
Ashish Saboo is a Managing Director and leads the firm’s Indonesia operations. Before joining General Atlantic in 2019, Ashish was a Business Development Director at CT CORPORA for over 12 years where he helped make the company one of the leading diversified consumer players in Indonesia. Prior to joining CT CORPORA, he was an Executive Director at PwC, based in Jakarta, for almost 10 years. Ashish is also a Co-Founder of Mansionly, a global service platform for interior and lifestyle solutions.
Co-Head of Financial Services New York
Paul Stamas ×
Paul Stamas is a Managing Director and Co-Head of General Atlantic’s Financial Services sector. He has also been active in the firm’s Healthcare sector. Before joining General Atlantic in 2010, Paul was an Associate at Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe, concentrating on investments in the healthcare services and information & business services sectors. Prior to that, he was an Analyst in the Consumer Retail Group in the Investment Banking division at Goldman Sachs. Paul was named one of GrowthCap’s Top 40 Under 40 Growth Investors in 2016 and 2019.
Head of Healthcare for China Hong Kong
Lefei Sun ×
Lefei Sun is a Managing Director and Head of Healthcare for General Atlantic’s China region. Before joining the firm in 2018, Lefei was the Founding Partner of Huatai Healthcare Investment Fund. Prior to that, Lefei held various investment roles at Hony Capital, Credit Suisse, OrbiMed, Orchid Asia and a consultant role at McKinsey and Company, all in the healthcare sector.
Managing Director New York
Justin Sunshine ×
Justin Sunshine is a Managing Director at General Atlantic and focuses on the firm’s Healthcare sector. Before joining General Atlantic in 2019, Justin was a Managing Director at The Blackstone Group where he focused on investments across the healthcare industry and worked in both the New York and London offices. He began his career at Accenture as a Consultant in the firm’s Strategy Practice.
Managing Director New York
Tanzeen Syed ×
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.
Global Head of Capital Partnering New York
Graves Tompkins ×
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.
Global Head of Healthcare New York
Robbert Vorhoff ×
Robbert Vorhoff is a Managing Director and Global Head of General Atlantic’s Healthcare sector. He also serves on the firm’s Management Committee. Before joining the firm in 2003, Robb worked at Greenhill & Co., first in the mergers and acquisitions and restructuring advisory group, then in the private equity group, Greenhill Capital Partners.
Operating Partner Beijing
Lu Wang ×
Lu Wang is an Operating Partner at General Atlantic, providing strategic counsel to the firm’s investment team and portfolio companies with a focus on the internet, e-commerce, digital and technology sectors in China. Before joining General Atlantic in 2019, Lu was Vice President at Baidu, Inc. In this role, he oversaw the company’s strategic partnerships, marketing, public relations and government relations functions. Prior to Baidu, Lu was President and Chief Executive Officer at Walmart Global eCommerce in Asia, the company’s second-largest global e-commerce market. In this role, Mr. Wang led Walmart’s strategic investment in JD.com, acquisition of e-commerce platform Yihaodian and subsequent integration of the two companies. He also previously held executive leadership positions at CBS Interactive and Ziff Davis in Asia.
Head of China Beijing, Hong Kong, Shanghai
Eric Zhang ×
Eric Zhang is a Managing Director and Head of General Atlantic’s business in China. 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.
Melis Kahya Akar
Head of Consumer for EMEA London
Melis Kahya Akar ×
Melis Kahya Akar is a Principal at General Atlantic and leads the firm’s Consumer investments across EMEA, in addition to focusing on investments in Turkey. Before joining General Atlantic in New York in 2015, Melis was a Vice President at TSG Consumer Partners where she focused on investments in the Retail and Consumer sectors. Previously, she was an Analyst in the Investment Banking division at J.P. Morgan where she concentrated on the consumer and retail sectors.
Principal São Paulo
Rodrigo Catunda ×
Rodrigo Catunda is a Principal at General Atlantic and focuses on the firm’s investments across various sectors in Latin America. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2011, Rodrigo was an Investment Banking Associate at J.P. Morgan in São Paulo and New York, focused on Latin America.
Head of Mexico Office Mexico City
Luis Cervantes ×
Luis Cervantes is a Principal and leads General Atlantic’s Mexico City office, focusing on the firm’s growth investments in Mexico and across Latin America. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2013, Luis was an Associate at Advent International where he concentrated on investments across sectors in Latin America. Previously, he was an Investment Banking Analyst at UBS in the Latin American group based in Mexico City. Luis also serves as an Adjunct Professor at Universidad Iberoamericana.
Head of Consumer for China Beijing
Oscar Fan ×
Oscar Fan is a Principal and Head of Consumer for General Atlantic’s China region. Before joining General Atlantic in 2020, Oscar was a Principal at TPG Capital. Prior to that, he held various investment roles at Barclays Capital and Macquarie.
Christian Figge ×
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.
Principal Hong Kong
Roger Gao ×
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.
Capital Partnering New York
Anna Golynskaya ×
Anna Golynskaya is a Principal at General Atlantic and focuses on the firm’s capital partnering efforts. Prior to joining General Atlantic in 2014, Anna worked at Credit Suisse where she spent more than six years in the Private Fund group helping lead fundraising and secondary advisory assignments for general partners and limited partners. Previously, Anna was an Investment Banking Analyst in the Global Industrials group at Credit Suisse.