Tom started his career with Intercontinental Hotels Corporation, subsequently joining Forte/Granada, Starwood, Wyndham and Carlson Rezidor in senior finance and business development roles. His corporate roles ended as CEO of Lippo Karawaci’s (Jakarta) Hospitality and Leisure Group.
Much of Tom’s career has been spent in Asia Pacific, living and working in Singapore, Hong Kong and Jakarta.
In addition to his financial background, Tom has negotiated numerous agreements on behalf of international hotel management companies, as well as represented hotel owners and investors in their dealings with the same international groups.
Tom has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University at Albany, New York and a MBA from Pace University in New York.