General Atlantic Founded 1980
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Total investments 330
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$245M
Portfolio companies 221
Rounds per year 5.39
Lead investments 112
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.22
Exits 71
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity
Areas of investment
E-Commerce
Financial Services
Health Care
Lifestyle
Software
Summary

General Atlantic is the famous VC, which was founded in 1980. The venture was found in North America in United States. The main department of described VC is located in the New York.

The high activity for fund was in 2019. The average startup value when the investment from General Atlantic is more than 1 billion dollars. This General Atlantic works on 4 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The real fund results show that this VC is 31 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The fund is generally included in 7-12 deals every year. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2019. The common things for fund are deals in the range of more than 100 millions dollars.

For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 6-10 years to receive the investment from the fund. The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Alibaba, Ant Financial, Uber. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are E-Commerce, Information Technology.

We also calculated 26 valuable employees in our database.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 partakers. Despite the General Atlantic, startups are often financed by Accel, Sequoia Capital, Khosla Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Temasek Holdings, Sequoia Capital, Kleiner Perkins. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by SoftBank Investment Advisers, New Enterprise Associates, Morgan Stanley.

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Notable deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
Buff City Soap
Consumer Goods
Personal Health
Private Equity
02 Jun 2021 United States, Dallas
Back Market
Consumer Electronics
E-Commerce
Internet
Marketplace
Late Stage Venture
335M18 May 2021 France, Paris
Vida Health
Health Care
Medical
mHealth
Personal Health
Therapeutics
Late Stage Venture
110M05 May 2021 United States, San Francisco
OpenClassrooms
EdTech
Education
Training
Late Stage Venture
80M27 Apr 2021 France, Paris
Vegamour
Beauty
Cosmetics
Private Equity
80M13 Apr 2021 United States, " United States"}
Dingdong Maicai
E-Commerce
Food and Beverage
Sales
Late Stage Venture
700M06 Apr 2021 China, Shanghai
Zoomin
E-Commerce
Internet
Photography
Late Stage Venture
52M30 Mar 2021 India, Mumbai
Coalition
Cyber Security
Information Technology
Insurance
Risk Management
Late Stage Venture
175M17 Mar 2021 United States, San Francisco
Squarespace
Blogging Platforms
Content
Internet
SaaS
Software
Web Design
300M16 Mar 2021 United States, New York
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VNLIFE Announces Series B Funding Round Led by General Atlantic and Dragoneer
– VNLIFE has raised over $250m in a Series B funding round led by General Atlantic and Dragoneer Investment Group, with participation by PayPal Ventures and EDBI. – Existing investors GIC and SoftBank Vision Fund 1 also participated in the round. – The investment is expected to accelerate the growth of VNLIFE’s existing businesses and support its development of new platforms and technologies to better serve its merchant partners and Vietnamese consumers. – VNLIFE intends to use the funding to further capit... Read more
Remote IT monitoring and management platform Atera raises $77M
– Atera, a remote monitoring and management (RMM) platform for IT teams, has raised $77 million in a series B round of funding led by General Atlantic. – RMM is a category of software used by managed service providers (MSPs) and other IT professionals to control and oversee entire IT systems, including servers, desktop machines, network devices, and more. – Atera’s software can help companies proactively address issues before they impact a customer, including automatically deploying security patches or detecting... Read more
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