President and CEO, Safety and Productivity Solutions
George Koutsaftes is President and CEO of Honeywell Safety and Productivity Solutions (SPS).
The SPS business delivers an innovative range of solutions, software and services that help keep people healthy, workers and workplaces safer and more productive, and supply chains more efficient, accurate and reliable.
Previously, George has held roles with increasing responsibility supporting Honeywell’s Performance Materials and Technologies business, including President of Advanced Materials ─ a $3 billion business unit specializing in development and manufacture of high performance fluorine chemistries, polymers, fibers, and high purity chemicals; Vice President and General Manager, Florine Products; Vice President, Procurement and Trade Compliance; Global Business Director, Florine Products; and Vice President Business Development and M&A.
George began his career in investment banking and financial management. Prior to joining Honeywell in 2008, George was a senior-level M&A advisor who was a key player in transactions with over $7 billion in aggregate value. He worked for Young and Partners LLC, Eureka Capital Markets LLC, and Arthur Andersen Corporate Finance LLP.
George earned a B.S. in accounting from Marist College and an M.B.A. in finance from Fordham University. He is a Certified Public Accountant, is Six Sigma Green Belt Certified, and has held series 7 and 63 licenses.