Prior to joining WestView, Thomas was a Vice President at Wind Point Partners, where he focused on business services and industrial companies in the lower middle market. Prior to joining Wind Point, Thomas was a Senior Associate at Audax Private Equity, where he was involved with investments in multiple industries including business services, consumer, and industrial. Prior to joining Audax, Thomas was an Associate at Brockway Moran & Partners and prior to that, an Associate at PNC Mezzanine Capital. Thomas started his career in the investment banking group at Stephens Inc., where he focused on mergers and acquisitions.

Thomas received his B.S.B.A. in Finance and Economics from the University of Arkansas, magna cum laude, and his MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.