Georges brings over 30 years of experience as a wealth advisor serving a range of clients from small individual accounts to mid-sized institutions. Georges believes that wealth creation is still a crucial component of wealth management. He has particular expertise discovering, researching, and investing in small developing companies with the potential for significant capital appreciation. He also has extensive experience in fixed income securities and in selecting mutual funds and ETF’s for diversified portfolios.
Georges joined Wellington Shields in 2009 through the merger with H.G. Wellington & Co., which he joined in 1998. Before that, Georges worked at Spencer Trask and Paine Webber. From 1987 – 1992 he was at Kidder Peabody, where he earned the title of Vice President. Georges got his start in finance at Merrill Lynch with the successful completion of the firm’s Broker Training Program becoming registered in February of 1985.
Earlier, Georges co-founded a family-owned ski clothing importer/manufacturer. He traveled extensively throughout the US and Europe and was involved in all aspects of the business—including sales, credit and collections, and manufacturing.
Georges enjoys the outdoors, especially skiing with his family, fly fishing, and travel.