Gregory  Thomas

Member Since 2021

Gregory Thomas

Managing Director

375 Park Associates

New York City Area

Expertise: Growth | Process Improvement | Risk & Due Diligence | Ship Finance | Strategy | Structured Finance | Supply Chain Management | Turnarounds ****************************************************************************************************************** Profile: Name as member of the Top 100 in finance for 2020, I specialize in growth, structured finance, ship finance and LBOs with a focus on disruptive companies in the transportation, energy, water, agriculture, life sciences, and lifestyle industries. While at IMC I led a joint venture between IMC and a New York-based hedge fund as well as overseeing all operations in the Asia-Pacific region. As a management consulting professional, I assisted clients in multiple industries including manufacturing, consumer products, agribusiness, services, and luxury items to name a few. Since the early 2000's, I have focused on assisting businesses across the Asia-Pacific region including China, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand. My specialties include implementing transformation strategies, leading post-merger integration teams, and building businesses on a global scale. Results include reducing costs by more than 20%, increasing profits by more than 700%, and setting in motion market entry strategies that have generated millions in revenue. I have held management positions within Fortune 500 companies in the US and have led business units of ultra-growth companies in Asia-Pacific in excess of US $ 30 million. Besides acting as an advisor to several startups in the U.S. and Asia, I am also a member of the advisory councils of the Harvard Business Review, CX@Rutgers, McKinsey Quarterly, and the Gerson Lehrman Group.


SKILLS

  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Business Transformation
  • Restructuring

RECENT CONTENT

June 14th, 2021

How to Avoid Fueling the Fires of Misinformation

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June 11th, 2021

15 Effective Ways to Strengthen and Enforce Core Company Values

A company's core values are the most important part of its culture and ethos. As a leader, it's your job to enforce and live those values every day.


COMPANY INFO

375 Park Associates

Winners of the Acquisition International 2019 Award for Excellence in Corporate Valuations in the category of Best Mid-Market PE Investment Advisory Firm in New York and the 2019 AI in Finance Awards by Wealth & Finance International in the category of Best Growth Potential Assessment Tool: Growth Opportunity Index™. 375 Park Associates is a strategic growth advisory firm which helps private equity firms overcome challenges in their portfolio. Our partners and associates have closed transactions in the U.S. and abroad ranging from USD 10 million to USD 150 million in value. We are united by a strong set of ethical values, which we use to deliver results for our stakeholders. Our team includes former associates, vice-presidents, and managing directors from top-tier investment banks and Global 100 companies. 375 Park Associates is headquartered in New York and has affiliates in Asia, Europe, and the U.S. As part of our mission to help our clients grow, 375 Park Associates has developed the Growth Opportunity Index™ a proprietary assessment of Asia-Pacific growth potential for mid-market companies based on our research of the market, technology, and other factors. For more information about what the Growth Opportunity Index™ means for your organization, contact our Growth Advocates at contact@375parkllc.com.


AREA OF FOCUS

  • Growth Advisory
  • Structured Finance
  • Asia-Pacific

INDUSTRY

Money