Whitney George

Whitney George

Whitney George

Chairman, Sprott USA
Former Co-CIO of Royce Funds

Whitney George has been the Senior Managing Director of Sprott Inc. since August 2, 2017. He also currently serves as Senior Portfolio Manager and Chairman of Sprott Asset Management USA Inc. He served as Executive Vice President and Chairman of Sprott USA at Sprott Inc. from January 21, 2016 until August 2, 2017 and as Senior Portfolio Manager until January 21, 2016.

George joined Royce and Associates as an Analyst in 1991. From 2009 to 2013, he served as a Director of Investments, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, and Co-Chief Investment Officer at Royce & Associates. He also served as Vice President of The Royce Fund – Royce European Small-Cap Fund and as Vice President of Royce Global Value Trust, Inc. and its Independent Director since 2013.

George has also held positions at Dominick & Dominick, Inc., WR Lazard & Laidlaw, Inc. in Hamilton, Bermuda, Laidlaw, Adams & Peck in Belgium, and Oppenheimer & Co. Inc in New York City.


Sprott Asset Management USA Inc. (“Sprott USA”) is an SEC Registered Investment Adviser firm that is a member of the Sprott Group of Companies (“Sprott Group”). The Sprott Group offers a collection of investment managers united by one common goal: delivering excellent long-term returns to their investors. Their investment team, led by Rick Rule and Jeff Howard, pursues a deeper level of knowledge and understanding which allows it to develop macroeconomic sector, and company insights.

Sprott USA will offer investors the opportunity to have access to Rick Rule and the rest of the Sprott USA team. They make the investment decisions for you, so you can rest easy with the knowledge that they are investing your capital in the companies they are researching where they find the best value. With decades of combined experience, their investment professionals will provide you with service that cannot be found in many investment management companies. Their portfolio managers have experience in the technical side of the business, so they feel that their investment advisory service is invaluable to their clients.

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