Tom is the CEO of Acquia.
Previously Tom was the CEO of Systinet, sold to Mercury Interactive in 2006. Tom left Mercury at the time of the HP acquisition in 2007. Tom moved to Boston, Massachusetts in 2004. Prior to that, he lived with his family in Sydney, Australia, where he had been the EVP International for webMethods and the President Asia-Pacific & Japan for Baan.
He is/has been a board member and advisor for several companies, including Quickcomm Software (sold to Vodafone), iTKO (sold to CA), TaskRabbit, Akiban, ExpenseCloud and OfferPop.
Tom was born and raised in Mondovi, Wisconsin and attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has an honors degree in electrical and computer engineering. Tom has spent 14 years of his career living outside of the USA and remains passionate about travel, food, wine, photography and skiing/snowboarding. He lives in Prides Crossing, Massachusetts with his wife and two sons.
- 11/01/10 -techcrunch.com