Over 25 years in relationship management, transaction origination and senior leadership roles in Corporate & Investment Banking; most recently as CEO and Managing Director of Bank of America N.A. Sydney branch, and Bank of America Merrill Lynch Australia. Previous roles include Senior Banker at Banque Paribas (Sydney and Singapore), AVP at Citibank Australia (Sydney) and Assistant Treasurer at Chase Manhattan Bank in New York where Tom started his career.
Tom’s banking career has primarily focused on the origination and relationship management of all types of credit and debt products; including 144a and US Private Placement debt capital markets, leasing, structured finance, project finance, and syndicated credit facilities.
Outside of his banking career, Tom has been President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Australia; Chairman of the Australian-American Fulbright Commission and Chairman of the ASX listed Agricultural Land Trust.
Recently, Tom concluded a role as Commercial and Financial Advisor to the NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet advising on Crown Resort Ltd’s proposal for an A$1.5billion integrated resort / gaming facility for Sydney and also as an Adviser to the NSW Treasury’s Infrastructure and Structured Finance Unit.
Tom graduated from Princeton University in 1985 with an A.B. in Political Economy. During 1999 Tom completed the Advanced Management Program at Templeton College at Oxford University. Tom is a fellow of FinSIA and a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.