Tuesday, August 05, 2008
Glocer H. Tom: CEO Thomson Reuters
Chief Executive Officer
Tom Glocer is Chief Executive Officer of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. It combines unmatched industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the financial, legal, tax and accounting, scientific, healthcare and media markets, powered by the world’s most trusted news organization.
Mr. Glocer joined Reuters Group in 1993 as Vice President and Deputy Counsel, Reuters America. He held a number of senior leadership positions at Reuters, including President of Reuters LatAm and Reuters America, before being named CEO of Reuters Group PLC in July 2001.
He is a director of Merck & Co., Inc., a member of the International Advisory Board of British American Business Inc., Columbia College Board of Visitors, the President’s Council on International Activities at Yale University, the Advisory Board of the Judge Institute of Management at Cambridge University, the European Business Leaders Council, the Corporate Advisory Board of Tate Britain and the Madison Council of the Library of Congress. Mr. Glocer is also involved in several public education initiatives in New York City and London.
Mr. Glocer holds a bachelor's degree in political philosophy from Columbia University and a J.D. from Yale Law School.
Mr Glocer is married with two children and lives in New York City.
He writes his own blog at www.tomglocer.com.