George Denny is a partner of Halpern, Denny & Co., a private equity investment group based in Boston, which he co-founded in 1991. Prior to forming Halpern, Denny & Co., Mr. Denny was the Managing Director for Bain Holdings, an investment partnership formed by Bain & Company. For many years, Mr. Denny was a partner of Bain & Co. and headed its west coast and Japanese operations.
Mr. Denny has served on the National Board of Directors of the Trust for Public Land since April 1990 and he served as the Chairman from October 2003 through October 2010. He is also the Chairman of Denny Land & Cattle Company, which produces wild rice, timothy hay, and runs cattle operations in California. He is a Partner of Boston Common Press, the publisher of Cook's Illustrated magazine and America's Test Kitchen cookbooks.
Mr. Denny serves on the Board of Directors of The Natural Resources Defense Council Action Fund and previously served on the Board of the Maine Chapter of The Nature Conservancy. Mr. Denny is a graduate of Harvard College and received his M.B.A. as a Baker Scholar from the Harvard Business School.