Sam Lerer focuses on investments in the Internet & Technology sector. He joined General Atlantic's New York office in 2013. Sam is closely involved with the firm’s investments in Snap, Airbnb, Uber, Red Ventures and Klarna.
Prior to joining GA, Sam was an investment banker at Evercore Partners in the Telecommunications advisory group based in New York.
Sam earned a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School and a B.S. in Computer Science Engineering from the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Pennsylvania, where he graduated summa cum laude from the Jerome Fisher Program in Management and Technology.