Cherian George is a Senior Advisor to Keystone Global. He is also Strategic Advisor for Infrastructure and Risk to the leadership team of Taiyo.Ai, the world’s first infrastructure and data intelligence platform. He is a recognized, independent infrastructure finance and credit risk expert.
Cherian has over 30 years of corporate, public sector, and project finance experience. He recently retired as the global head of infrastructure and project finance at Fitch Ratings’ where he managed the credit ratings and risk analysis on over 900 transactions globally, including transportation, energy, industrials, water, public and social infrastructure, public-private partnerships and the sports sectors.
Prior to joining Fitch in 1999, Cherian was an assistant comptroller/CFO for The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey’s tunnels, bridges, and terminals business segment.
Cherian earned a BA in economics from Madras Christian College in India. He received an MA in economics and an MS in management and policy from the State University of New York at Stony Brook.