Tom Trowbridge is President of the Hedera Hashgraph Council. Prior to joining HHC, Trowbridge started and ran the New York office for UK -based Odey Asset Management. Before Odey, Tom held various positions at Lombard Odier, Atticus Capital and Goldman Sachs. He started his career in 1996 as an investment banker in the telecom group at Bear, Stearns & Co., and subsequently spent three and and a half years at the telecom and media private equity firm Alta Communications where he executed 10 deals in technology, telecom and media and served on served on two boards. Tom has a BA from Yale University and an MBA from Columbia University, where he was a member of Beta Gamma Sigma.