George started his career in the pharmaceutical industry and has has over 20 years senior management experience within the financial services sector. During that time, he worked in the UK, USA, Canada and Asia. He has been involved in roles as diverse as strategic planning, business development and investment management. He has developed a good understanding of the key issues facing charities having been a trustee in both the USA and UK. George is also a former Non-Executive Director of NHS Lothian.
From his work with NHS Lothian, George is very aware of the significant challenges facing society in the prevention and treatment of HIV and hepatitis C and the support of people affected by the conditions. George joined the board in August 2014.