Tom Drum joined SEAF in 2002 and leads the Business Development programs that support the growth of its investees. In addition, he co-founded and provides management support for the Center for Entrepreneurship and Executive Development (CEED) initiative, SEAF’s groundbreaking entrepreneur support and networking program that is underway throughout Southeast Europe.
Prior to joining SEAF, Tom held a variety of product management positions in the food, soap and detergent, cosmetics, hair care and skin care categories for the Procter and Gamble Company over 28 years. His assignments focused on establishing new brands in new markets or share-building in such geographies as Australasia, Latin America, and the Middle East with responsibilities for market analyses, product development, manufacturing and the development of new brand campaigns.
Tom received his M.B.A. with an emphasis in Marketing and Management from Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio and a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from New Jersey Institute of Technology.
Senior Vice President, Global Business Development
Center for Entrepreneurship and Executive Development