@ Co-founder, Fluence Labs & Former President, Hedera Hashgraph
Tom Trowbridge is a Co-founder of Fluence Labs and Hedera Hashgraph and the former President of Singapore headquartered Triterras; the largest blockchain-based trade and trade finance platform.
Fluence Labs has developed an open-source, decentralized peer-to-peer network for applications and a blockchain-based licensing system to reward open-source developers
At Hedera Hashgraph, the leading enterprise-grade public ledger, Tom drove the business from concept to mainnet launch with a $124 million capital raise, a global team in eight countries, over 500 companies building on the network and a groundbreaking corporate governance council including Google, LG, IBM, Deutsche Telekom, Nomura, DLA Piper and Tata.
Mr. Trowbridge spent four years at Goldman Sachs and left to build businesses at Atticus Capital and Lombard Odier. Before joining Hedera, he started and ran the New York office for UK-based Odey Asset Management.
Mr. Trowbridge has been advising technology companies since 1996, when he started his career as an investment banker in the telecom group of Bear, Stearns & Co. and began investing in early-stage technology companies in 1998 as a member of the private equity and venture capital firm Alta Communications.
Mr. Trowbridge has a BA from Yale University and an MBA from Columbia University.