George Young

George Young

George is a founding partner of Kalypso with over 20 years of professional experience in business management and consulting roles.
  • Founding Partner
  • (216) 849-5064

Prior to founding Kalypso, George was a partner with Deloitte Consulting where he focused on product development and lifecycle management. He also held R&D, plant management and business management positions with BFGoodrich.

George holds four US patents and was named the 1994 Northeast Ohio Inventor of the Year. He is a member of The Ohio State University's Technology Review Board to promote the commercialization of emerging technologies.

George holds a PhD in Organic Chemistry from The Ohio State University and an MBA in Finance and Strategic Planning from Rice University.

Current Projects

George has led many consulting projects for major clients in the CPG, retail and chemical industries. Additionally, he is the author of numerous publications concerning product development and commercialization.

Outside of Kalypso

George spends his life on the road serving his clients, visiting friends and recharging with family. You might find him in Cleveland, Amsterdam, Manila, Texas or California. In his spare time he enjoys exploring islands, reading Bukowski and writing and performing his strange musical compositions. George has been writing and performing music since he was 14, coming up in the late ‘70s Cleveland music scene. He retired from two bands in 2013, but has launched a new band based in Austin featuring an all-star, trash rocker line-up. George also serves as an advisor to writers of a popular TV series.