George Stone is a member of Barings’ Global Private Finance Group. He is responsible for aviation and other transportation assets. George has worked in the industry since 1992. Prior to joining the firm in 2018, he worked for Siemens Financial Services as Head of Transportation Finance, responsible for structured finance transactions globally for aviation, rail, and marine. Prior to Siemens, he was a Managing Director at Babcock & Brown, where he led a team responsible for raising third party equity and debt funds focused on operating leases on rail and transportation infrastructure. George holds a BA degree in Political Science/International Relations from Columbia University.