Tom Erickson is co-president and director of First Green Partners. Tom has spent the past 20 years working with venture-backed start-ups as a venture capitalist and research analyst. He has held positions at BlueStream Ventures, Dain Rauscher Wessels, and its predecessor, Wessels, Arnold & Henderson. Tom serves as a director on the Board of the American College of Medical Genetics Foundation, is on the board of trustees of the Courage Center Foundation, and is a member of the Board of Governors of Opportunity International. Institutional Investor Magazine recognized Mr. Erickson as a leading networking research analyst in its “Best of the Boutiques” survey from 1994 to 1998.
Tom holds a bachelor of arts in mathematics with a concentration in computer science from St. Olaf College and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He is also a chartered financial analyst.