Partner – Corporate Finance
George has been in financial services for 40 years, having held positions with financial institutions including American Express Bank, Shearson Lehman Asia, Merrill Lynch International, Credit Agricole, and AIA Capital Corporation in Singapore and in Hong Kong, with a focus on commercial and investment banking throughout the Asia Pacific Region, including the Indian sub-continent.
George was responsible for the US Dollar loan portfolio and merchant banking operations in Amex Bank, worked in investment banking with Merrill Lynch International, ran the private equity operations of Credit Agricole, and took over the management of the Singapore unit of AIA Capital Corporation.
Following the impact of the Asian crisis in 1997/1998, George was involved in a number of structured deals, involving placement of capital, project advisory work, debt restructuring, strategic tie-ups, and non-core assets sales.
In 2007 George was invited to join Oxley Global Limited as a minority shareholder, and as Executive Director of Oxley Capital Partners Limited, the corporate advisory and private equity arm of the Oxley Group.
George has spent most of his professional career in the Asia Pacific region primarily in corporate advisory and private equity. Mr. Filmeridis’ prior experience include structured finance, loan syndications, project finance, private capital placement, mergers and acquisitions, and private equity funds management.
- MA in International Finance from the University of Texas, Dallas
- BA in Accounting and Finance from the University of Bosphorus, Istanbul