Tom Lombardi is a Managing Director at 3iQ, responsible for overseeing business development and marketing. Tom has over 20 years of experience in investment banking, asset management and emerging technologies, most recently focused on bitcoin.

Tom also serves as adjunct professor of finance at Pepperdine University, teaching Digital Asset Finance to MBA students. He was formerly a Director with Wave Financial, leading the digital asset investment team in Los Angeles. Previously, Tom was the Head of Growth for the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, working with global companies on how to embrace blockchain technology. He started his career as an investment banking analyst with Bank of America. After business school, Tom worked at West Partners, a $500 million private equity firm.

Tom is a passionate student of financial regulations and securities laws, particularly related to digital assets. He holds Series 63, 65 and SIE active securities licenses. Tom received a B.S. in Finance from the College of Charleston and an MBA in Finance from the Graziadio School of Business & Management at Pepperdine University.