National Board Member Since: 1999
George W. Haligowski’s career spans over 26 years in both international and domestic finance. He has functioned in various Wall Street capacities along with expatriate assignments in the Tokyo capital markets. His career in the international and domestic capital markets includes tenures at Kidder Peabody, Shearson Lehman Brothers, Prudential–Bache Securities and as Regional Director of Branch Operations in Japan for Avco Financial Services. In addition, Mr. Haligowski was the founder and CEO of Halivest International, Ltd., an international finance and asset management company.
Mr. Haligowski is an alumni of Harvard Business School and a graduate of the Securities Institute of the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School. In addition, he holds a Masters of Banking from L.S.U. Graduate School of Banking. Mr. Haligowski serves on several boards including the University of California San Diego Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Operation HOPE and the Young Presidents’ Organization.