George Geis

George Geis
  • George Geis

  • George T. Geis teaches at UCLA Anderson in the areas of mergers & acquisitions, financial modeling, entrepreneurship, and accounting. He is currently Faculty Director of Anderson's Mergers and Acquisitions Executive program. Geis is an expert on M&A activity in technology, communications and media markets.  His latest book, Semi-Organic Growth, provides an in-depth analysis of Google's innovative approach to M&A. Geis' research interests include market modeling for M&A-related strategies as well as venture initiation and growth processes. Geis taught in the LEAD Summer Institute for minority youth for more than 10 years. He has provided management education for directors of Head Start programs nationwide as well as for Iraq and Afghanistan veterans in UCLA’s Entrepreneurs’ Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities.A National Science Foundation and Woodrow Wilson Honorary Fellow, Geis has extensive consulting experience and has published dozens of professional articles and six books. Geis received a B.S. "summa cum laude" and with "honors in mathematics" from Purdue University, an MBA from University of California, Los Angeles, and a Ph.D. from University of Southern California.