George W. Millward

Managing Director

Email: gmillward@kafafiangroup.com
Phone: 973-299-0300 x115

Mr. Millward is a Managing Director of TKG and, from 2002 through 2010, was President of Millward Consulting LLC. Over his career, he has advised community banks ranging in size from $150M to $10B in assets on a variety of engagements including: serving as interim CEO for two community banks under regulatory agreements; serving as interim COO for an Equipment Finance subsidiary of a $3B bank holding company; business restructuring to assist poor performing or troubled business units realize their potential; implementing process changes in well-performing banks; and, merger integration from due diligence and integration planning through managing integration projects.

Mr. Millward is a specialist in crisis management at the Board and management level. He has performed a number of management studies in response to regulatory orders, and assists boards of directors in determining the appropriate organizational structure for their companies. Mr. Millward has presented to the Pennsylvania Association of Community Banks annual convention on the roles of Board of Directors of community banks.

Prior to forming Millward Consulting, he served as Managing Director – Finance and Administration at Millennium Bank (a de novo bank which he helped form in 1998) and Executive Vice President of Finance and Control at Meridian Bancorp (a $16B bank holding company). After the merger of Meridian Bancorp into CoreStates Financial, Mr. Millward joined KPMG’s Philadelphia audit group to form a community banking consulting practice where he advised companies ranging from GE Capital to small community banks. Prior to Meridian, Mr. Millward was a director at Coopers & Lybrand Consulting (Boston and Minneapolis) where he advised clients from Fidelity Investments and BankBoston to a number of community banks, trust companies and family offices.

Mr. Millward holds a MBA in Finance, a Masters in Urban and Regional Planning, and a BS, all from the University of Iowa. He is a member of the National Association of Corporate Directors and of the Institute of Management Consultants where he is currently serving as president of the Philadelphia Chapter.

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