Group: team

Bill Ford

Bill Ford is General Atlantic’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, with three decades of experience investing in and helping build leading growth companies, including IHS Markit, e*Trade, Priceline, and First Republic Bank. Bill joined General Atlantic in 1991 and became CEO in 2007. He serves as Chairman of the firm’s Management Committee and is a …

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Lord John Browne

Lord John Browne serves as Chairman of the Beyond Net Zero Investment Committee and is also a Senior Advisor at General Atlantic, providing strategic support and advice to the firm’s investment teams and portfolio companies. In both roles, he advises the firm on environmental, social and governance considerations, with a particular focus on climate solutions …

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Eli Aheto

Mr. Aheto rejoins General Atlantic from Virgo Investment Group where he led successful investments in renewable energy, mobility and agricultural technology. Mr. Aheto began his career at Goldman Sachs and General Atlantic Partners before joining Anchorage Capital Group where he led the firm’s energy investments. He graduated from Harvard University with both an A.B. in …

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Michael Bevan

Michael started his private equity career in 1996 and today has over 25 years of investment experience exclusively focused on sustainable growth investing. Michael was a General Partner with Element Partners, a firm dedicated to growth equity investing in environmental businesses. Prior to Element, Michael was a Partner at Advent International and helped co-manage a …

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Emmanuel Lagarrigue

Mr. Lagarrigue is joining from Schneider Electric where he was a Member of the Executive Committee since 2015, serving first as Chief Strategy & Sustainability Officer and then Chief Innovation Officer, leading the company’s strategy and technology investments in sustainability and the energy transition, and leading its digital transformation. Prior to 2015, Emmanuel Lagarrigue held …

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Wilson Bowen

Wilson Bowen is a Principal at BeyondNetZero and is based in New York. Previously, Wilson was a Principal at Blackstone Growth focused on technology investments. Prior to that, Wilson worked at TPG and at Morgan Stanley. He graduated with distinction from Stanford University with a B.S. in Engineering and an M.S. in Bioengineering.

Matthew Powell

Matthew Powell is a Vice President at General Atlantic, which he joined in 2021 to help lead the BeyondNetZero investment effort. Mr. Powell will serve as the Head of ESG & Reporting for BeyondNetZero and will dedicate his time to developing and applying the Fund’s approach to ESG and emissions reduction. Mr. Powell brings nine …

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