general partner

noun

: a partner whose liability for partnership debts and obligations is unlimited

Examples of general partner in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Vivek Vaidya is the founding general partner of the startup studio super{set} and former CTO for Salesforce Marketing Cloud. Vivek Vaidya, The Mercury News, 13 Jan. 2024 Coatue general partner Sri Viswanath is no longer a director — a departure one person attributed to Intel’s Stability investment, because Coatue has a significant stake in Intel rival Advanced Micro Devices Inc. Mark Bergen, Fortune, 29 Nov. 2023 Those comments ranging from managing general partner Hal Steinbrenner speaking in vague terms to describe organizational meetings that may or may not have become heated to GM Brian Cashman firing back at his critics during a lengthy outdoor media session at last week’s general managers meetings. Larry Fleisher, Forbes, 13 Nov. 2023 In 2022, Douglass Morgan was named as president by team owner and managing general partner Mark Davis. Jasmine Browley, Essence, 9 Nov. 2023 Sam Lessin, a general partner at Slow Ventures and a former vice president of product at Facebook, called in a statement Sunday night for an immediate TikTok ban. David Ingram, NBC News, 1 Nov. 2023 The index is a good predictor of whether a company will raise a round, says Konstantin Vinogradov, a general partner at Runa. WIRED, 23 Oct. 2023 The managing partners are Anna Palmer, a general partner at Flybridge Capital; Stephanie Connaughton, an angel investor, adviser, and mentor with early-stage startups; and Ami Kuan Danoff, co-founder and chief financial officer of the Women’s Foundation of Boston. Michael Silverman, BostonGlobe.com, 18 Sep. 2023 The firm has deployed almost $150 million in the women’s health category, says general partner Frédérique Dame. Emma Hinchliffe, Fortune, 27 Sep. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1887, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of general partner was in 1887

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“General partner.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/general%20partner. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

Legal Definition

general partner

see partner

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