Tom Ripley

Tom Ripley
Tom Ripley
Chairman and CEO
Tom is a Partner and Co-Founder at Ames Watson. Prior to Ames Watson, Tom was the founder of Severn Partners, a private equity firm that acquired more than a dozen companies in the defense, retail, light manufacturing and service sectors. Over the past 18 years, Tom has developed extensive operating experience across more than two dozen different companies. Today, Tom serves as the Chairman & CEO of Lids Sports Group. Tom started his career as an infantry and special operations officer in the United States Marine Corps. Tom graduated from the Virginia Military Institute with a BA and an MBA from the University of Chicago. Tom lives in Annapolis, Maryland with his wife and three children.

Speaking in:

June 21
11:45 am12:15 pm
Join this interactive session to hear from Tom Ripley, Chairman & CEO, Lids and Navjit Bhasin, CEO, Newmine as they talk about how Microsoft Cloud for Retail is accelerating their journey to the cloud and helping them to transform their businesses.  Hosted by Microsoft’s corporate vice president, retail & consumer goods industries, Shelley Bransten you’ll also discover how Microsoft is… Read more