George is an accounting expert with nearly 40 years of experience, bringing deep knowledge and relationships within the Boston and New England market. He is a CPA with extensive experience in accounting, SEC and financial reporting matters. His industry experience includes all areas of technology along with consumer products, retail, manufacturing, service and distribution.
George was the Managing Partner of EY’s Boston office as well as the New England market segment leader from 2012-17. He led double-digit market growth/revenues during all five years and was not only responsible for nearly 2,000 people, but also for the revenue goals for all service lines in the area. From 2002-12, he was a Senior Assurance Partner for EY, including leading the New England assurance practice. While in these roles, he helped a wide variety of companies in different industries, including on IPO and M&A transactions. Prior to that, George was an Assurance Partner at Arthur Andersen serving emerging and growth-oriented companies in all commercial sectors in the New England market from 1978-2002. George is currently a Senior Advisor to Avalt, a Boston-based private equity focused family office, and is a member of the board along with being the audit committee chair of EverQuote (Nasdaq-EVER). He is also the Chairman of the Board of Mass Mentoring Partnership and past chair of the Massachusetts Society of CPA’s. In addition, he serves as a Trustee for the Yawkey Foundation II and on the Board of the United Way of Massachusetts Bay, BELL and the Wonderfund.