Tom Finegan is the Chairman and CEO of Clarkston-Potomac Group and has defined the firm’s vision since co-founding the company over 25 years ago. Along with the other co-founders, Tom believes consulting firms that genuinely care about driving measurable business results for clients and create a rewarding and stimulating environment for professionals will thrive in the crowded consulting marketplace. Tom is responsible for managing the company, formulating long-term strategies and driving growth.
Named a finalist in Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year, a 40 under 40 Leader, and other industry awards, Tom is recognized in the industry as an entrepreneurial strategist able to bring new innovative ideas to large and emerging companies alike. As a proven leader and a recognized expert in transformational strategy development, Tom still serves as an adviser and advocate for global life sciences and consumer products companies.
Tom also serves as chairman of Rural Sourcing, Inc. and FoodLogiQ, LLC and is a managing member of Clarkston Merchant Partners and Enlight Research. He is a board member for the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Research Triangle Chapter and a past executive member of the board for the Council for Entrepreneurial Development (CED).