General Atlantic invests in Barteca Holdings

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

General Atlantic has acquired a minority stake in Barteca Holdings, the parent company of restaurants Barcelona Wine Bar and Bartaco. No financial terms were disclosed. In addition to the investment, Andrew Crawford and Shaw Joseph of General Atlantic have been added to Barteca’s board of directors.

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AppDynamics racks up $158 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

AppDynamics, an application intelligence company, has raised $158 million in funding. General Atlantic and Altimeter Capital led the round with participation from Adage Capital, Industry Ventures, Goldman Sachs, Cross Creek Advisors, IVP, Greylock Partners and Lightspeed Venture Partners. In addition to the funding, Robert Swan, an operating partner at General Atlantic and former CFO at eBay Inc, has been added to AppDynamics’ board of directors.

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Warburg, General Atlantic to buy 49% of Network International

By Luisa Beltran — 2 months ago

Warburg Pincus and General Atlantic agreed to acquire a 49 percent stake in Network International  from The Abraaj Group. Financial terms weren’t announced. Emirates NBD will continue to own a 51 percent stake in the Company. Network International, of Dubai, is a payment solutions provider in the Middle East and Africa. Perella Weinberg Partners, Morgan Stanley and Citi provided financial advice to Warburg/General atlantic.

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General Atlantic-backed SnapAV buys SunBrite TV

By Iris Dorbian — 4 months ago

SnapAV, a portfolio company of General Atlantic LLC, has acquired SunBrite TV, a maker of audio, video and CCTV products. No financial terms were disclosed. Intrepid Investment Bankers advised SunBrite TV on the transaction. SunBrite TV was backed by Bunker Hill Capital.

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NBCUniversal to invest $200 mln in Vox Media

By Luisa Beltran — 6 months ago

NBCUniversal said Wednesday it has agreed to invest $200 million in Vox Media. New York-based Vox, a digital media company, is backed by Accel Partners, Comcast Ventures, Khosla Ventures, and General Atlantic. NBCUniversal is a unit of Comcast Corp.

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General Atlantic acquires stake in Aimbridge Hospitality

By Iris Dorbian — 7 months ago

General Atlantic has made an undisclosed investment in Aimbridge Hospitality, a hotel investment and management firm. Lee Equity Partners is also a backer of Aimbridge. Moelis & Company and Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP advised Aimbridge while Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP did likewise for General Atlantic.

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General Atlantic buys majority stake in EN Engineering

By Iris Dorbian — 7 months ago

General Atlantic has acquired a majority stake in EN Engineering from CIVC Partners. No financial terms were disclosed. Houlihan Lokey advised EN Engineering on the transaction while Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP advised General Atlantic. Based in Warrenville, Illinois, EN Engineering is a provider of engineering, consulting and automation services to pipeline companies, utilities and industrial customers.

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