George has 24+ years of advisory and banking experience in MENA and Turkey with world-class institutions (McKinsey, Booz & Co., Citibank, Bank Audi). He is a Former McKinsey partner and leader of financial institutions practice in the Middle East region (2014-2018)
George advised 30+ institutions in the region including banks, central banks, investment companies, conglomerates, and set up 5+ banks/ financial institutions end-to-end from strategy to implementation, launched 10+ new businesses for major financial institutions.
He has a global geographic experience including GCC, Turkey, Levant, North Africa and Central and South East Asia
George holds an MBA from the American University of Beirut, and a Bachelor’s degree from the Université Saint Joseph.