Francis (Frank) Thomas

Director, New York

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Frank has more than a decade of experience helping organizations create compelling communications strategies that drive business objectives. He has led global communications efforts across a range of organizations, including global private equity platforms, rapidly growing VC-backed startups, international investment banks, government offices and political campaigns. He has managed critical crisis response strategies, led communications strategy across corporate teams, and worked alongside C-suite leaders to articulate their vision. He has extensive experience leading M&A, IPO, investment and ESG communications efforts in global markets, including Europe, Africa, Latin America, China, and India.

Prior to joining 193, Frank was with TPG, where he developed and led communications efforts for their growth and impact investing funds, advising on more than 20 transactions worth more than $2 billion. Prior to that, he was with JPMorgan Chase & Co., where he helped develop and lead communications efforts around their corporate responsibility and government relations programs.