Thomas is Head of Marketing at Gatecoin, a cryptocurrency and blockchain token exchange headquartered in Hong Kong. He began his career in the cryptocurrency industry at Tokyo-based Mt.Gox, once the world’s largest bitcoin exchange, where he drove the firm's international expansion, new product development, and marketing initiatives. Thomas has also worked as a consultant for various fintech firms and startups based in Asia Pacific. He has spoken extensively on cryptocurrency and blockchain token trends at finance industry events and universities. He provides regular commentary to major media such as The New York Times, Bloomberg and CNBC, and is a columnist for the Hong Kong Economic Journal. Originally from London, he holds a BA from the University of Hong Kong.