June 29, 2017 1:03 AM ET

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Company Overview of General Catalyst Partners

Company Overview

General Catalyst Partners is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in investments in incubation, seed, start-ups, early stage, mid venture, growth stage, middle market, later stage, mature, organic expansion or acquisitions, leveraged recapitalizations, XIR/growth equity, leveraged buyouts, special situations, management buyouts or corporate carve-outs, take-privates of public companies, and industry consolidations in Fintech Sector. The firm seeks to invest in technology with a focus on advanced materials, clean energy solutions, disruptive energy solutions, next generation mobile platforms, environment related technologies, energy, technology enabled services, cyber securi...

20 University Road

Fourth Floor

Suite 450

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

Founded in 2000





Key Executives for General Catalyst Partners

Co-Founder, President, Chief Executive Officer, and Managing Director
Age: 57
Co-Founder and Managing Director
Age: 58
Managing Director, Chief Operating Officer, and Chief Financial Officer
Age: 57
Managing Director and Managing Partner
Age: 65
Managing Director, Managing Partner, and Partner
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

General Catalyst Partners Key Developments

Snapchat Seeks Listing

Snap Inc. owner of Snapchat has chosen the New York Stock Exchange for its initial public offering, a person familiar with the matter said on January 30, 2017. The selection comes as Snap prepares to make its earnings public this week ahead of the IPO that is expected in March. It represents a setback for Nasdaq, which had also vied to host the listing. Snap is hoping its IPO could value it at as much as $25 billion, sources have told Reuters.

Snap Inc. Reportedly Plans To Reveal Financial Disclosures By Late Next Week For IPO

Snap Inc. plans to reveal financial statements and other disclosures for its initial public offering by late next week, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Snap Plans IPO For 2017

Snap Inc. may be the highest profile tech IPO planned for 2017, with the potential to raise billions.

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