George Spentzos, CFA

George Spentzos, CFA, is a director at LNG Capital, non-executive director at NOW Bank, and member of the Board of Governors at CFA Institute. Previously, he served as an EMEA financial institutions group managing director (head of key client program) at Société Générale, based in London. Prior to that, Mr. Spentzos ran the fixed-income advisory group at Credaris, an asset manager based in the United Kingdom, where his team implemented investment strategies and client portfolio solutions. Previously, he was head of structured credit at Brevan Howard after having worked at Cheyne Capital, where he managed a long–short fund. Mr. Spentzos started his financial career at Nomura International, trading credit derivatives and corporate bonds for the bank, and at Amoco in Canada and the United States in a variety of engineering and business development roles. A past chair and fellow of CFA Society United Kingdom, he is also an executive advisory board member of the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver. Mr. Spentzos earned an undergraduate degree in chemical engineering from the University of British Columbia and an MBA in finance from the University of Denver.