Tomas joined the bank in 2014 after holding senior risk management roles with several UK investment firms, including GAM, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and AllianceBernstein Limited. While based in New York, he earlier held senior roles at General Motors Asset Management, DTCC and Citigroup.
At the bank he is responsible for Risk, Compliance and Anti-Money Laundering.
Soon after arriving in the UK in 2006, Tomas became a founding member of the Investment Management Association’s Operational Risk Working Group and later served on its Prudential Risk Advisory Group and Risk & Regulation Committee.
Tomas received his MBA from Columbia Business School, where he has served on the advisory boards of the Chazen Institute of International Business and the Center for International Business Education & Research (CIBER), and also received a B.A. in Economics from Rutgers College in New Jersey.
In his spare time, Tomas is an avid traveller and enjoys foreign cultures, languages and cuisines; passions which were initially inspired while a student resident of International House in New York City, and continue with his involvement as a Trustee of the UK Friends of International House New York City Trust, a UK charity.