Gregory M. Thomas
Twice named ('20 & '22) as one of the Top 100 in Finance, Greg specializes in business development, structured finance, and LBOs, focusing on disruptive companies. He has nearly 20-years' experience in Asia, helping many U.S.-based firms to expand their presence in the region. Results include reducing costs by more than 20% and increasing profits by millions of dollars.
Before joining 375 Park Associates, Greg was the Regional Director and Managing Partner of IMC International Asia-Pacific. At IMC, he worked on several LBO teams, led a joint venture with a New York-based hedge fund, and started a ship finance operation. Greg spent four years as the Managing Director & President of Foundation Consulting, the company acquired by IMC in 2013.
He has held management positions with Fortune 500 companies and has led business units of hyper-growth companies with P&Ls above $ 30 million and had previously served on the advisory council for CX@Rutgers, a judge for the 16th Annual M&A Advisor Awards, and as a director of the financial advisory practice for Mazars.
Greg is an advisor to Dreamr, named the Best Tech Startup of 2020 by The New World Report, a mentor for the Draper Startup House Accelerator in Austin, TX, as well as other startups. Also, he is a member of the advisory councils of the Harvard Business Review, McKinsey Quarterly, the Gerson Lehrman Group, and the Newsweek Expert Forum. He is also a regular guest on Dukascopy TV.
Greg studied Organizational Communications, Learning, and Design at Ithaca College and has a BSc in Communications from Almeda University and an MBA from Edinburgh Business School at Herriot Watt University.
A reformed rugby player and an avid cyclist, Greg splits time between the Connecticut Shore and Thailand.