Tom is the Managing Director and Group Co-leader, Information Technology at VantagePoint Capital Partners and brings more than 25 years of Silicon Valley experience as an executive, venture investor and advisor to emerging technology companies. Tom was executive vice president of E*TRADE Financial, where he served in a variety of operational roles and established E*TRADE’s acquisition and investment strategies. While at E*TRADE, he founded ArrowPath Venture Partners, an early stage venture capital fund that was later spun out from E*TRADE, and served as the managing partner of that firm for over seven years. He was previously a partner at two of Silicon Valley’s leading law firms and has served as an advisor on more than 200 public or private financings. He is a graduate of the University of California at Berkeley (Business Administration) and the University of California, Hastings College of the Law (JD).