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October 08, 2015 4:40 PM ET

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Company Overview of General Atlantic LLC

Company Overview

General Atlantic LLC is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in investments in mezzanine, expansions, growth capital, pre-IPO stage, buyouts, industry consolidations, build-ups, acquisition, recapitalization and PIPE. It seeks to invest in financial services with focus on financial services companies and technology solutions providers to the financial services sector; media and consumer with focus on content and technology driven media and marketing services companies and consumer businesses capitalizing on emerging digital markets; healthcare with a focus on healthcare payors, providers and pharmaceutical companies, and technology and data informatics providers to these se...

55 East 52nd Street

Park Avenue Plaza

32nd Floor

New York, NY 10055

United States

Founded in 1980





Key Executives for General Atlantic LLC

Chief Executive Officer, President, Chairman of Executive Committee, Member of Portfolio Committee, Member of Capital Committee, and Member of Investment Committee
Age: 54
Chairman, Member of Capital Committee, Member of Executive Committee, and Member of Investment Committee
Age: 66
Managing Director, Chief Financial Officer, and Member of Capital Committee
Managing Director, Chief Operating Officer, Member of Executive Committee, and Member of Capital Committee
Age: 58
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

General Atlantic LLC Key Developments

General Atlantic Presents at Mexican M&A and Private Equity Forum 2015, Oct-07-2015

General Atlantic Presents at Mexican M&A and Private Equity Forum 2015, Oct-07-2015 . Venue: JW Marriott Mexico City, Andres Bello 29 Mexico City Distrito Federal 11560, Mexico. Speakers: Luis Cervantes, head of Mexico.

Robert Swan Joins General Atlantic as Operating Partner

General Atlantic announced that Robert Swan has joined General Atlantic as an Operating Partner. Mr. Swan will be part of the firm's Resources Group, leading the firm's efforts in supporting global portfolio companies as they grow through strategic mergers and acquisitions and develop their finance functions, as well as working with the firm's investment team in the internet and technology sector. He will be based in General Atlantic's Palo Alto office. Mr. Swan joins General Atlantic from eBay where he served since 2006 as Senior Vice President, Finance, and Chief Financial Officer, overseeing all aspects of eBay's finance function including controllership, financial planning and analysis, tax, treasury, audit, mergers and acquisitions, and investor relations.

Bidders Reportedly Losing Interest In dunnhumby

A number of private equity firms have abandoned offers to acquire dunnhumby Limited from Tesco PLC (LSE:TSCO), Sky News reported. Sky News reported that interested parties including Apax Partners LLP, CVC Capital Partners Limited, Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, Inc. and TPG Capital, L.P., have either pulled out of bidding race for Dunnhumby or are losing interest, after Tesco struck a five-year deal with the business that has left them concerned about financing, as once the arrangement expires in 2020, the new owner would have to secure a new deal. Dunnhumby is now valued at well under £1 billion, according to Sky News. General Atlantic LLC, which had been involved in a joint bid with WPP plc (LSE:WPP) has also reportedly decided against pursuing its interest.

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