Mr. Thomas Colucci currently leads the Advisory practice at Icon Asset Management AG, headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland. Thomas launched the Advisory group in December 2018. The focus of the group is on disruptive and sustainable technologies whose applications can be found in both the public and private sectors.
Thomas has held seniors level roles at J.P. Morgan (NY), Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette (DLJ), where he opened the Chicago office for Prime Services and led sales focused on equity and debt finance. He continued service with Bear Stearns where he relocated in 2001 to London as Managing Director (EMEA) for Equity & Debt Prime Services. He later joined Pali International Ltd, where he was Head of Business Development. He then continued to Fortis Bank, where he was Global Head of Prime Brokerage Sales. He later continued service in the London office of Compagnie Financière Tradition, the largest independent inter-dealer broker, where he led efforts to source non performing loans (NPL’s) for secondary trading and was active in trading illiquid European debt & strategy.
As a seasoned investment banker with over 30 years of capital markets experience on both sides of the Atlantic he has advised companies with complex needs and requirements related to both public and private capital transactions. He continues to lead and direct capital formation, business development, governance, and strategy for many of his clients.
An entrepreneur in spirit, he concentrates his efforts on early stage (Pre-Series A through Series C) technology companies. He focuses on dual use disruptive cyber, AI, and encrypted communication technologies utilized for both offensive and defensive capabilities with National Security and civilian applications. He is currently Secretary of the Advisory Board of SDSE Networks, a leading provider of secure communications utilizing Zero Trust Network Level 3 capabilities.
An adventurer by nature, Thomas is an active endurance athlete, sailor, mountaineer, surfer and aspiring chef. He can be often found on the beaches of Cape Cod, MA or sailing the Atlantic.
Thomas is a 1992 graduate of the University of Dayton, with a BA in both English & Political Science. From 2001-2022 Mr. Colucci primarily resided in both London and Zurich. He currently splits his time between Richmond, VA, and Europe.