Tom Blinten Founder & CEO

Mr. Blinten has 30 years of capital markets, investment banking, and principal finance experience in virtually every industry and region of the world. He executed $12+bn of capital markets and M&A transactions, managed a $1.5bn finance business, created strategic partnerships globally, and is the senior relationship manager for several of the firm’s clients. Previously, Mr. Blinten co-headed Nomura Capital for the Americas, was a MD at General Re Financial Products, and headed Drexel Burnham Lambert’s Risk Arbitrage Group. He started his investment banking career at The First Boston Corporation in the Risk Arbitrage Group. Mr. Blinten earned a B.S. in Mathematics from NC State University and did post-graduate studies in BioMedical Computing, Economics, Genetics, Law, Operations Research, Particle Physics, Petroleum Engineering, and Plant Science.