Thomas A. Avery

Former Managing Director, Head of Financial Sponsors Group at Raymond James & Associates, Inc.

Thomas A. Avery

Thomas A. Avery

Former Managing Director, Head of Financial Sponsors Group at Raymond James & Associates, Inc.

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1173

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4

Birthday

1954

Age

66

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Former President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Charles River Associates, Inc.

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President at KIPP Metro Atlanta

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Chief Operating Officer at KIPP Metro Atlanta

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School Principal at KIPP Metro Atlanta

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School Principal at KIPP Metro Atlanta

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Executive Vice President & Chief Corporate Development Officer at Charles River Associates, Inc.

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Academic Director, Mergers & Acquisitions Program at University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

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Chief Investment Officer & Managing Member at Rubex LLC

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Former Chairman of the Board, President & Chief Executive Officer at Franklin Covey Co.

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Global Group President, Clients & Business Partners at CBRE Group, Inc.

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Thomas A. Avery
Former Managing Director, Head of Financial Sponsors Group at Raymond James & Associates, Inc.
Education

The Georgia Institute of Technology is a public research university in Atlanta, Georgia, in the United States. It is a part of the University System of Georgia and has satellite campuses in Savannah, Georgia; Metz, France; Athlone, Ireland; Shanghai, China; and Singapore. The educational institution was founded in 1885 as the Georgia School of Technology as part of Reconstruction plans to build an industrial economy in the post-Civil War Southern United States. Initially, it offered only a degree in mechanical engineering. By 1901, its curriculum had expanded to include electrical, civil, and chemical engineering. In 1948, the school changed its name to reflect its evolution from a trade school to a larger and more capable technical institute and research university. Today, Georgia Tech is organized into six colleges and contains about 31 departments/units, with emphasis on science and technology. It is well recognized for its degree programs in engineering, computing, business administration, the sciences, architecture, and liberal arts.

Master's Business Administration

Harvard Business School (HBS) is the graduate business school of Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The school offers a large full-time MBA program, doctoral programs, and many executive education programs. It owns Harvard Business School Publishing, which publishes business books, leadership articles, online management tools for corporate learning, case studies, and the monthly Harvard Business Review.

Career History
Managing Director, Head of Financial Sponsors Group
2000 - 2014

Founded in 1962, Raymond James & Associates, Inc. (RJA) is a broker/dealer headquartered in St. Petersburg, Florida. The firm is a subsidiary of Raymond James Financial, Inc. (NYSE: RJF), a Florida-based diversified holding company that provides financial services to individuals, corporations and municipalities through 3 wholly-owned broker/dealers: Raymond James & Associates, Raymond James Financial Services and Raymond James Ltd. RJA was originally known as Robert A. James Investment, Inc. In 1964, Edward Raymond sold his St. Petersburg-based company, Raymond & Associates, to Robert James. The new company was named Raymond James & Associates.Raymond James is one of the largest research organizations in the brokerage industry and serves institutional investors domestically and abroad. The firm's capital markets activities are based on insightful, timely and comprehensive equity research. They publish research on over 1,000 companies in their core industries. Raymond James seeks attractive niches within broader industries and then covers these sectors deeply to develop differentiated sector expertise and relationships. Although their focus is mid- and small-cap companies, their coverage includes large, medium and small companies across each sector.Raymond James' Institutional Trading division is organized into 3 specialty departments: Sales Trading, Principal trading and Agency Trading. Their Sales Trading division covers over 800 domestic and 1,300 international financial institutions throughout North America and Europe. The firm's Principal Trading division consists of industry-focused teams and their OTC Principal Trading department makes markets in over 680 domestic stocks, 85% of which are covered by Raymond James Institutional Research department. Their Agency Trading department services the trading needs of over 5,500 financial advisors located in 2,500 retail offices across the US.RJA's equity research department focuses on industries in the consumer, energy, financial services, healthcare, industrial growth, real estate, technology and telecommunications sectors. Their fixed-income research and strategy team provides corporate, structured products and analytics, municipal and economic research to individual and institutional investors.

Head-Investment Banking Group
1995 - 2000
General Partner
1989 - 1995

Noro-Moseley Partners (NMP) invests in start-up and early-stage emerging growth companies in the technology, healthcare and business services industries. They focus on companies in the Southeastern US. Within the technology sector, NMP focuses on financial technologies, broadband infrastructure, security, digital media and logistics. Their healthcare investments focus on healthcare services, healthcare information technologies and medical devices. Within the business services sector, NMP focuses on business process outsourcing, financial services and technology-enabled services.The firm makes initial investments of $3 million to $5 million in early-stage companies and up to $10 million in emerging growth companies. NMP looks for early-stage companies that are pre-revenue or have revenue up to $5 million and early-stage emerging growth companies with revenues of $5 million to $15 million. The firm typically takes a 20% to 40% ownership interest in the early-stage companies in which they invest and a 15% to 30% ownership position in emerging growth stage companies.

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Events
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Orlando, FL, United States
2013 ACG InterGrowth Conference

InterGrowth is the conference for middle-market growth professionals.The event is run by the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), a global organization focused on driving middle-market growth.

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Orlando, FL, United States
2013 ACG InterGrowth Conference

Experience firsthand the business-building power

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9939 Universal Boulevard-Orlando, FL
2013 ACG InterGrowth Conference

InterGrowth is the conference for middle-market growth professionals.The event is run by the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), a global organization focused on driving middle-market growth.

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