Thomas is from Toronto, Canada, and has been a resident of Vietnam since 2010. Thomas specializes in business matching consulting, mergers and acquisitions, commercial real estate, and project development.
He is the Founder and Managing Director of Guaranteed Original, which provides certificates of authenticity for documents, works of art, and recently under development verifying carbon credits using blockchain technology using the Trokt platform. The company has recently partnered with Sowareen a German Tech company that is introducing the latest technology to liquify biogas and also provides certification of carbon credits.
Over 15 years of experience working as a licensed commercial real estate broker in Canada for RE/MAX, short for Real Estate Maximums, is an American international real estate company with more than 100,000 agents in 6,800 offices and operates in about 100 countries.
Vice Director of VEMC Mediation - providing consultation for cross international border trade disputes.
Active member of The Asia-Pacific Legal Innovation and Technology Association (ALITA) which is based in Singapore. ALITA is the premier organization consolidating legal innovation and technology initiatives in the region. Members interact, innovate, develop, and coordinate, to establish Asia-Pacific as the go-to hub for the startup industry that includes legal innovation.
Keynote speaker for various investment promotion conferences sponsored by EUROCHAM, the European Chamber of Commerce, and also holds accreditation with the Ministry of Justice of Vietnam as an ad commercial mediator and arbitrator.
Collaborates with and has worked as a consultant for the Green Industry working closely with Vietnam Climate Innovation Center (VCIC) by providing training courses on branding, raising capital, and pitching for green innovative startups.