George Montgomery Board Member George Montgomery is the Chief Financial Officer and a member of the Executive Committee for Coherus BioSciences, a private biotechnology company based in the Bay Area. Prior to Coherus, George worked in investment banking for over 25 years and focused on health care companies for most of his career. He served as a Managing Director at JPMorgan H&Q and Cowen & Company and also worked at CSFB. Since moving to the Bay area in 1993, he has focused on raising capital and strategic advisory work for entrepreneurial biotech and medtech companies. George earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science at Yale and an MBA in Finance at Wharton business school. George currently serves as a Board Member and Treasurer for the Yale Crew Association and is active in fundraising for Yale. George also serves on the University of the Pacific’s Parents Leadership Council. In the past, he has served on the Cal Parent’s Board, the ICMS Board (a non-profit health care organization) and coached AYSO soccer for 17 years. George joined REDF’s Board in 2014.