Gregory M. Thomas
Named as one of the Top 100 in Finance for 2020, 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 – as well as other startups. Also, he is a member of the advisory councils of the Harvard Business Review, McKinsey Quarterly, and the Gerson Lehrman Group. 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 Administration 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.