In his role as Client Services Director, Tom is part of Whiteoaks’ senior leadership team and heads up two account teams, with responsibility for strategic consultancy. He also plays a key role in the development and evolution of client services and new business.
Tom joined Whiteoaks in 2012, with a background in full-service marketing and communications roles as well as high profile sport sponsorships. He has quickly risen through the ranks at Whiteoaks and was appointed a member of the board in 2018.
Tom specialises in brand development and corporate personality as well as PR and social media strategy. Working with some of the world’s leading and most exciting technology brands, Tom creates a visual story for all the brands he represents, working in partnership with clients’ management teams to develop narratives that support their core financial model and then implementing strategies on a global basis.
Tom has headed-up client accounts ranging from large international technology brands including Atos, Hughes Europe, SAS, Software AG and Teradata, as well as some of world’s fastest growing disruptive businesses such as UiPath, Feefo, Glasswall Solutions and Talend. He also leads global communications for Granahan McCourt Capital, the worldwide investors in technology media and telecommunications.
His respected understanding of strategic brand building for technology businesses and deep industry connections make Tom a close associate to many of Whiteoaks’ senior client contacts.
Favourite food/drink: Pasta with red wine
Interesting fact about you: I used to work on a celebrity golf tour set up by Olympic champion Steve Redgrave
Favourite ‘out of work’ activity: Watching Spurs (win) and playing golf (badly)
Favourite type of holiday: City breaks