EVP, Head of Finance & Strategy, Cross River Bank
Geoff is the head of finance and strategy at Cross River, the financial services organization that merges the established expertise of a bank with the innovation and product offering of a technology company. In this capacity, he is responsible for all finance functions including capital markets, business planning and forecasting, asset liability management, strategy and accounting. Kott also serves as a member of the bank’s executive management committee, which shapes the strategic focus of the company.
Prior to Cross River, Geoff spent nearly a decade at Morgan Stanley where he served as a Managing Director and built the global Securitized Products Asset-Based Lending Group. He also practiced as an attorney with McKee Nelson. Geoffrey holds a BBA from Acadia University and a J.D. from The Osgoode Hall Law School of York University.