George is Principal Director in Accenture’s Risk and Compliance practice, focused on ESG and Climate Risk Management. He has more than 15 years of cross-industry risk management experience in Banking, Capital Markets and Oil, Gas & Refined Products. During his time with Accenture, he has been involved in operating model design, business process excellence, maturity and vendor assessments, regulatory change and technology implementations. He has a proven track record of leading and implementing large trading and risk transformation programs, data warehousing, reporting & analytics and data visualization solutions. George graduated from Rutgers University with concentrations in Molecular Biology & Biochemistry and Economics. A member of the CFA Institute and the Global Association of Risk Professionals, George holds the Financial Risk Manager (FRM) and Sustainability and Climate Risk (SCR) certifications and is a CFA® charterholder. He is also a volunteer advisor on the integration of climate risk into GARP’s FRM curriculum and a question writer for the SCR examination.