David Hodgson

Echoing Green Board Co-Chair | Vice Chairman, General Atlantic

David Hodgson, Board Co-Chair

Dave Hodgson has been with General Atlantic for more than 35 years, having joined the firm in 1982. He worked to build the GA partnership and was foundational in developing its focus of identifying and assisting companies globally in all areas of their growth. He serves as a director of a number of public and private companies, including Hyperion Insurance Group, Pierpont Securities, TriNet and InsightExpress.

Dave is Co-Chairman of the board of Echoing Green, a provider of fellowship support for entrepreneurs that he helped found in 1987. He also serves as Chairman of the Boards of Trustees of Johns Hopkins Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Health System Corporation and The Johns Hopkins Hospital, and as a trustee of Johns Hopkins University; as Chairman of the Manhattan Theatre Club; and as a member of the Dartmouth College Board of Trustees.

Dave graduated summa cum laude from Dartmouth College in 1978, with an AB degree in Mathematics and Social Sciences. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and received the Kemeny Prize in computing at his alma mater. He earned an M.B.A. from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business in 1982.

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