CEO – Litle & Co.
Tom is the champion of the people behind payments, successful driving the vision of payment processing services and related technology solutions for merchants and financial institutions.
Litle & Co was acquired by Vantiv for $361M.
Prior to Litle & Co., Tom was Founder and General Partner of Industry Ventures. While at Industry Ventures, Tom raised and invested three venture funds in over 50 companies and was responsible for sourcing, negotiating and managing venture portfolios purchased from corporate investors including Enron, EDS, and InfoSpace.
Tom founded Industry Ventures after founding and serving as President of OrderTrust, the first large scale transaction processing network focused on end-to-end order management in support of direct and multichannel merchants.
Tom has served on the boards of multiple early stage companies and is an active advisor to many entrepreneurs and venture investors.
He received a BA from UC Berkeley and a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design.