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Managing Director, General Atlantic
Anton Levy, based in New York, heads General Atlantic’s global Internet & Technology practice and serves on the firm’s Investment and Executive Committees. Since joining GA in 1998, he has worked on investments around the globe and across various sectors. Over the last 8 years, he has focused on building out GA’s global Internet & Technology sector. He is currently a director of Squarespace, SnapAV, Acumen Brands, Klarna, Red Ventures and Gilt Groupe, and manages a number of GA’s other investments in the Internet, marketing services and media areas. He is a former director of AKQA, Dice Holdings, Mercado Libre, Network Solutions, Web.com and Zantaz Corporation. He also led the firm’s investments in Alibaba Group and Facebook.