In June of 2005, industry leader Geoffrey (Jeff) A. Oliver founded Hilltop Advisors, LLC – a privately held consulting and accounting advisory firm serving the financial services industry. Jeff formed the company following a combined 29-year professional tenure at KPMG LLP and BearingPoint, Inc., where he led many national practices (Audit and Consulting). Given his national roles, Jeff has led teams to provide services to many blue-chip clients; top banks, mortgage companies, capital markets, credit card issuers, homebuilders, commercial developers, and several key government agencies (read Jeff’s full professional biography).
As the business grew, the senior team members also expanded (see Executive Leadership), bringing exceptional skill, knowledge and experience joined the company. All former occupants of the C-suite and other high level offices of executive management, the Company’s leadership hails from some of the largest financial service organizations in the country and each possesses an average of 25+ years of experience. Hilltop’s senior team members are nationally recognized industry vanguards; innovative thought leaders who actively engaged in the industries in which they do business. And every day, they embrace company’s philosophy of collaboration to create the best solutions for every client. (Learn more about Our Philosophy).
The company primarily serves clients in three major industries – Banking & Capital Markets, Real Estate and Government Agencies by providing professional services in each of the following functional areas, such as Finance & Accounting, Regulatory Compliance, Risk Management, Operations, Information Technology and Transaction Services.
Now known as The Hilltop Companies, the name recognizes its 5 affiliated organizations; each of which is foundational to the firm. Today, the company serves national and international clients ranging from start-up to Fortune 50 companies. While our headquarters is in McLean, Virginia – our personnel live in most of the large cities where our clients are.
While transparent to our customers, behind each assignment, senior leadership representing each functional area collaborate to ensure that The Hilltop Companies aligns our best people, processes and technology. We don’t silo our experts, we share and resource them in order to provide different perspectives that lead to the best solutions for our clients.