Geoffrey Buswick is a Managing Director and Sector Leader in the U.S. Public Finance - Governments team at S&P Global Ratings in Boston. Buswick focuses on developing research and educating the market about S&P Global’s approach to rating municipal entities and its views on emerging risks in the public finance sector. He speaks regularly on the topics of cybersecurity, sustainability, direct purchase bank loans, distressed credits, and specific aspects of the local government and school district criteria. Buswick also serves as a committee chair for local government and water & wastewater ratings. Much of his work aims at improving transparency and external understanding of S&P Global’s public finance rating process. Prior to joining S&P Global, Buswick served as the Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Collector for the City of Gloucester, Massachussetts. In addition, he spent three years as the Administrative Officer for the City of North Adams, Massachussetts. Buswick served on the board of governors of the National Federation of Municipal Analysts (NFMA) from 2010-2013, and was the co-chair for the 2012 and 2013 NFMA Annual Conferences. In 2017, he received the “Award for Excellence” from the NFMA. Buswick also served on his town’s Finance Committee from 2008-2015. Buswick holds both a B.A. in Political Science and a Masters of Public Administration from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.
Biography current as of September 25, 2018