Tom is chief executive and founder of AMP Credit Technologies (formerly known as ‘Advanced Merchant Payments’). AMP enables banks and other business service providers to profitably offer short-term unsecured loans to under-served small businesses – whether by leveraging AMP’s technology platform directly or via a referral relationship with Amplifi Capital, AMP’s direct lending subsidiary. Prior to starting AMP, Tom was a cofounder of Planet Payment, Inc. [Nasdaq: PLPM], a multi-currency payment processor dedicated to enabling internationally-focused processors, acquiring banks, and merchants to accept, process and reconcile credit card transactions in multiple currencies. Prior to that, Tom worked in the legal department of American Express, where he provided legal and strategic advice to the merchant services division. Tom received his B.A., J.D. and M.B.A. from St. Johns University and his LL.M. in international trade and business transactions from Fordham University in New York.
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