Tom is the CFO and Head of Corporate Development at Ninth Wave. Before joining Ninth Wave, Tom was CFO of the open banking company Finicity leading the company’s strategy and finance functions. He managed fundraising for the business and spearheaded the ultimate exit to Mastercard for $1 Billion. Prior to that, Tom held roles at international, technology-focused investment banks, venture capital firms, startups. Tom holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, and BS degrees in Finance and Entrepreneurship, with a minor in Chemistry, from Virginia Tech. Tom is also a Certified Public Accountant (retired). Tom is an active investor, adviser, and board member to high growth technology start-ups.