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George F. Shipp, CFA®


George F. Shipp, CFA®, Managing Director, founded the CHOICE Asset Management team of BB&T Scott & Stringfellow in 2000 after serving for 18 years as a sell-side equity analyst within Scott & Stringfellow.  In January 2013, the CHOICE team integrated with Sterling Capital Management and was renamed as the firm’s Equity Opportunities Group. George has investment experience since 1982 and is co-portfolio manager of the Equity Income and Special Opportunities strategies. George received his B.A. in Biology from the University of Virginia and his M.B.A. from the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation.

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Area of Focus

  • Equity Opportunities Group
    • Equity Income
    • Special Opportunities

Previous Experience

  • BB&T Scott & Stringfellow


  • B.A. University of Virginia
  • M.B.A. University of Virginia - The Darden Graduate School of Business

Affiliations and Professional Licenses

  • Richmond Society of Financial Analysts
  • CFA Institute
  • CFA Society Virginia
George F. Shipp
George F. Shipp, CFA®

Managing Director

Equity Opportunities; Portfolio Manager

(757) 417-4907

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