Tom Glocer

Lead Director

Morgan Stanley

Tom Glocer is executive chair and co-founder of BlueVoyant LLC and Capitolis Inc., cyber defense and fintech companies, respectively. Tom is also the chair of Istari Global Ltd., a cyber risk management platform organized by Temasek Holdings Private Ltd., a partner in Communitas Capital LLC, a fintech-focused venture capital fund, and the founder and managing partner of Angelic Ventures, LP, a family office that invests in technology start-ups. From 1993 through 211, Tom worked at Reuters Group plc and its successor company, Thomson Reuters Corp. He served as CEO during his last 11 years at the news and professional information provider. Prior to Reuters, Tom was an M&A lawyer at Davis Polk & Wardwell in New York, Paris and Tokyo.

He is a director of Merck & Co. (lead director), Morgan Stanley (lead director), Publicis Groupe, K2 Intelligence, Reynen Court and the Atlantic Council; a trustee of the Cleveland Clinic; a member of the International Advisory Group of Linklaters LLP, and various alumni boards at Columbia and Yale Universities. 

Tom received a BA from Columbia College in 1981 and a JD from Yale Law School in 1984.