General Atlantic Reviews

Updated 5 Nov 2020

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9 Ratings
  1. "Best fund"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at General Atlantic full-time

    Pros

    pay unparalled, work / life manageable

    Cons

    remains an US fund afterall

  2. "Amazing Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Partner in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at General Atlantic full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great people Committed to support entrepreneurs Ethical

    Cons

    No cons really. Just a spectacular company to work for and with.

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  3. "Personal Assistant"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Personal Assistant 

    I worked at General Atlantic full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    You are paid above the market rate with excellent benefits such as healthcare insurance, access to the pension fund after a while, reduced gym membership.

    Cons

    There are slim pickings for advancement prospects for admin staff. This is a good role if you prefer knowing what you're doing day in and day out.

  4. Helpful (1)

    "Daily Life"

    4.0
     

    I worked at General Atlantic

    Pros

    Good perks, free lunches each day

    Cons

    all male employees in positions of power

  5. "Salary not upto the mark or industry standard"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate in Andheri East
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at General Atlantic full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Can’t really think of any

    Cons

    Salary not as per industry standard. No say in Mumbai office, all day depends at US.

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  6. Helpful (3)

    "Uncertain environment"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Executive Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at General Atlantic full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good salary and benefits, attractive perks, nice offices

    Cons

    Not the place it use to be. Very little focus on work/life balance. Management not in tune with employees. Environment has led to uncertainty and employees looking over their shoulders.

  7. Helpful (1)

    "Portfolio associate"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Greenwich, CT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at General Atlantic full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good working environment, pay and benefits

    Cons

    No career track, office politics in certain groups

  8. "Fantastic company"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at General Atlantic full-time

    Pros

    Smart people who work collaboratively

    Cons

    No major cons - high respect for the firm

  9. "Lower cash comp vs. peer"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at General Atlantic full-time

    Pros

    Strong brand name PE Fund

    Cons

    Low compensation vs. similar funds

  10. "Executive Assistant"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at General Atlantic full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Excellent company to work for

    Cons

    there are no cons working for this company

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