General Atlantic LLC

Founded: 
1980
Address: 
General Atlantic LLC
228 Hamilton Avenue
94301 Palo Alto , California
United States
Phone: +1 (650) 251-7800
California US
Official name: 
General Atlantic Limited Liability Company
Registration country: 
United States
ISIC Code: 
6630
Company type: 
Global growth equity firm providing capital and strategic support for growth companies
Overview: 
General Atlantic is a leading global growth equity firm providing capital and strategic support for growth companies. GA combines a collaborative global approach, sector specific expertise, long-term investment horizon and a deep understanding of growth drivers to partner with great management and build exceptional businesses worldwide. Established in 1980, GA manages approximately $17 billion in capital and has more than 75 investment professionals based in Greenwich, New York, Palo Alto, London, Düsseldorf, Hong Kong, Beijing, Mumbai and São Paulo. GA invests annually in the $2 billion range, with an average investment size of just over $200 million in 2010. Active in five sectors globally, GA has invested in over 100 companies in the business services & technology industry. Current and prior technology related investments include market leading firms such as Lenovo, the Alibaba Group and SouFun in China; E*Trade, Priceline and Network Solutions in the US; Genpact in India; Mercardo Libre in Latin America; and Markit and Privalia in Europe.