True to our name, we see ourselves as catalysts—agents of change—working to transform companies, industries, and the world around us.

We back ambitious founders who actively seek to change the status quo…

Impact in the World

helping to build enduring companies that create outsized financial & societal impact…

…powered by a diverse global team of world-class investors, operators, and advisors.

From Our Founders
"General Catalyst's level of generosity and access is really meaningful, particularly for me. As a first-time CEO, I have that support of the entire portfolio, which is really fantastic."
Dr. Toyin Ajayi
Co-Founder & CEO, Cityblock Health
“Partnering with GC and having the mission-driven alignment, the focus on building long term enduring companies vs. quick flips, all of those core values were incredibly important to us and continue to be every time we decide who we partner with.”
Rachel Romer
Co-Founder & CEO, Guild Education