George Jones is Senior Vice President – Finance for Novare Group and is responsible for project finance and asset management for new developments, including capital raising, managing relationships with equity providers and lenders, and executing on transaction closings. Mr. Jones joined Novare Group in 2010 at the inception of the SkyHouse development program and has worked on the SkyHouse program in a variety of manners, including financial analysis, market research, site selection, and project management in support of SkyHouse’s financing and development teams. Since Mr. Jones joined Novare, the company has successfully financed over 5,500 multi-family units in ten cities, with total costs in excess of $1.2 billion.
Prior to joining Novare Group, Mr. Jones was a financial analyst for Houlihan Lokey, a middle market investment bank. His responsibilities included analyzing financial statements, conducting market research and applying valuation methodologies for fairness and solvency opinions and tax and financial reporting valuations. Mr. Jones holds a BBA in accounting and Masters in Accountancy from the University of Georgia, and is a certified public accountant.