Tom Duterme is an advisor to Locomation. Since 2014, Tom has been advising organizations on a full time basis at the founder/CEO/board level. He has worked with public institutions such as the Salk Institute and Toyota (leading to the formation of TRI) and has also collaborated with numerous private companies helping them navigate from company formation to exit.
Tom’s experiences span entrepreneurship, corporate and business development, investments, sales and engineering. Earlier in his career, Tom worked at both Google and Groupon as an M&A and investment deal lead, acquiring numerous companies. At the start of his career, Tom lived in China for 7 years and helped launch two startups in Beijing, serving as CTO and head of sales respectively for each startup. Tom studied physics in undergrad and has an MBA from MIT Sloan.