Cypress Group LLC is a private investment firm established in 2000 to invest both actively and passively in a broad range of asset classes including public and private securities across the corporate capital structure, real estate and alternative investments. Cypress Group LLC manages the assets of the Sherman family, Sherman Capital Holdings LLC and The Sherman Family Foundation.
George is founder and president of Cypress Group LLC and also currently serves as the Chairman of the Board of Cypress Performance Group LLC ("CPG"), a company formed by Sherman Capital Holdings with the merger of Encapsys LLC and IPS Corporation.
He previously served as non-executive Chairman of the Board of Rexnord Corporation (NYSE: RXN). During his tenure, Rexnord was a portfolio company of both Apollo Management and The Carlyle Group prior to its listing on the NYSE in 2012. George retired from his role as Chairman of the Board of Rexnord Corporation in July 2015. George also previously served as Chairman of the Board of Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB), President and CEO of Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) and Executive Vice President and President of the Power Tools and Home Improvement Group at Black and Decker Corporation.
George serves and has served on the boards of philanthropic and non‐profit organizations.