Tom Devine has more than 40 years of senior financial experience including commercial banking, investment banking, real estate development, asset management, investment management, and with non-profits. He has experience with major institutions (two of ten largest banks in the world) as well as an extensive entrepreneurial background. Currently Tom is President of Florida-based investment advisory firm Beekman Place Advisors, LLC which is oriented to high net worth individuals and foundations whose primary goal is current income. Additionally, he serves as Chief Risk Investment Officer of CNC, Ltd, a large international trust dedicated to education and healthcare. Among his proudest accomplishments is his experience with the homeless population in NYC shelters, and founding a non-profit “social purpose” business, whose mission was to establish a NYC call center whose employees were formerly homeless drug addicts. Job retention for program graduates after one year was 75%.
Mr. Devine earned a BS in Marine Engineering with distinction from the US Merchant Marine Academy, one of the five federal service academies. He received a Masters in Business Administration from Harvard Business School. A lifelong learner Tom has attended classes at Oxford University and studies classical piano at Juilliard.
His philanthropic activities include the Board of Directors and Founding member of Cue Art Foundation in Chelsea, NYC. Board of Directors, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Alumni Association Foundation where he is Chair of the Investment Committee and a member of Fundraising Committee. Board of Directors, New York Baroque, Inc.
Mr. Devine is a resident of St. Petersburg, Fl.