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Vice President and Controller - General Partner Funds, North America
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General Atlantic

General Atlantic is a leading global growth equity firm providing capital and strategic support for growth companies. They combine a collaborative global approach, sector-specific expertise, and a deep understanding of growth drivers to partner with great management and build exceptional businesses worldwide.

As a growth investor for over three decades, GA consistently generates long-term, superior returns by investing in and working with strong management to build outstanding companies. The unique evergreen capital structures affords us the flexibility to function as strategic, active and long-term partners for management, helping to strengthen and grow each business to its fullest potential.

Through the skills, knowledge, and experience of the professionals, our global presence and network, our unique and substantial capital base, and our commitment to a value-based culture of excellence, General Atlantic has built a sterling reputation in helping growth companies grow.

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Investments

Company Date Round Size Participants
Squarespace 4/2014Series B$40M1
CitiusTech 3/2014Venture Round1
Klarna 3/2014Private Equity€90M3
Acumen Holdings 4/2013Private Equity$83M1
Box 1/2013Series E$25M4
Yemeksepeti 9/2012Venture Round$44M1
Box 7/2012Series E$125M7
Appirio 3/2012Series D$60M3
FNZ 2/2012Venture Round1
Klarna 12/2011Series C$155M2
Groupalia 8/2011Series D€18M7
Align Networks 7/2011Venture Round1
Studio Moderna 5/2011Venture Round3
Gilt Groupe 5/2011Series E$138M10
Peixe Urbano 5/2011Series B2
Groupalia 4/2011Series C€10.4M5
Privalia 3/2011Private Equity$123M4
Kaspersky Lab 1/2011Venture Round1
Privalia 10/2010Series E$95M2
Quality Technology Services 5/2010Venture Round$25M1
Gilt Groupe 5/2010Series C$35M2
Markit 1/2010Private Equity$250M1
Gilt Groupe 8/2009Series B$43M2
IBS Software Services (P) 7/2007Private Equity$60M1
Renren Inc. 3/2006Venture Round$48M5

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    General Atlantic buys stake in SouFun Holdings (businessweek.com) [edit]
    PA Group Reaches Agreement to Sell MeteoGroup to General Atlantic (presseportal.de) [edit]
  1. Website-Building Platform Squarespace Raises Another $40M (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. citiustech receives investment from general atlantic (finsmes.com) [edit]
  3. Klarna Raises €90 Million for Acquisition of SOFORT (businesswire.com) [edit]
  4. Acumen Brands Raises $83M in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  5. SEC (sec.gov) [edit]
  6. Yemeksepeti.com Receives $44M Equity Investment (finsmes.com) [edit]
  7. Box Raises $125M To Target Global Growth And Large Enterprises, Round Led By General Atlantic (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  8. General Atlantic And Sequoia Put $60M In Enterprise Cloud Consultancy Appirio (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  9. FNZ Receives Equity Investment (finsmes.com) [edit]
  10. European Payment Service Klarna Raises A Whopping $155 Million From DST And General Atlantic (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  11. Daily deals giant Groupalia scores $26m in funding, raises 2011 turnover target to $175m (eu.techcrunch.com) [edit]
  12. General Atlantic Invests in Align Networks (businessinsider.com) [edit]
  13. Studio Moderna Receives Private Equity Investment (finsmes.com) [edit]
  14. TechCrunch (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  15. Brazil’s Peixe Urbano Takes “Significant Growth” Round From General Atlantic and Tiger Global (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  16. Group buying site Groupalia raises $15m, expects a turnover of $150m in 2011 (eu.techcrunch.com) [edit]
  17. Privalia raises €88 million, buys German online fashion retailer Dress for Less (eu.techcrunch.com) [edit]
  18. Kaspersky Lab Receives Equity Investment from General Atlantic (finsmes.com) [edit]
  19. Spanish Private Online Sales Company Privalia Raises EUR70 Million ($95 Million) (prnewswire.com) [edit]
  20. QTS Expands Santa Clara Data Center and Receives Additional $25 Million in Funding (freshnews.com) [edit]
  21. Gilt Cash Machine Rolls On, Raises $35 Million (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  22. General Atlantic secures $250m stake in Markit (ft.com) [edit]
  23. “Flash sales” company Gilt Groupe gets $43m growth investment (altassets.net) [edit]
  24. General Atlantic invests $60 mn in IBS Software (livemint.com) [edit]
  25. Oak Pacific raises US$48m for growth. (accessmylibrary.com) [edit]
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