Tom is an Investment Director and focuses on investments in high growth businesses, particularly in the ecommerce, technology, healthcare and education sectors. Tom also helps support businesses with international expansion, particularly into Asia and Australasia. Tom led our investment into Virgin Experience Days and also co-led our investment into Comparison Technologies.
Tom started his career at strategy consulting firm Booz & Co and then joined mid-market private equity fund Crescent Capital Partners in Sydney. His investing career at Crescent involved transactions in healthcare, financial services, education and branded consumer businesses, all with a focus on growth into Asia. Tom also spent a year within one of Crescent’s consumer-focused portfolio companies as CEO.
Tom has a love of all sports and is a keen traveller, often combining the two by attending overseas sporting events. Having acclimatised to UK cricket conditions, Tom is now claiming to be more of a bowler (perhaps it’s the sandpaper!).
He holds a Bachelor of Commerce / Arts from the University of Sydney.