Jan-Michiel Hessels joined General Atlantic in 2014 and is based in GA’s Amsterdam office. Mr.Hessels is a director of General Atlantic Coop. He works closely with GA’s global investment team to identify new investment opportunities as well as provide strategic support for the firm’s portfolio companies.
Mr. Hessels brings over 30 years of experience across many industries to his role at GA. He currently serves on the supervisory boards of Royal Boskalis Westminster( chair) and Euronext nv. From 2000 to 2014 he served as chairman of Euronext nv where he helped lead the merger with NYSE and later with Intercontinental Exchange Group(ICE). He also has served as a director of several prominent firms including SC Johnson Inc., Dillard’s department stores and Fortis.