Second Curve Capital
Tom Brown is the CEO of Second Curve Capital, a New York-based money management firm that invests primarily in financial services companies. He is also a contributing editor at Bloomberg television and the founder of bankstocks.com, a research-oriented website that focuses on financial services companies.
Prior to starting Second Curve in 2000, Tom headed the North American financial services team at Tiger Management in New York. Before that, he spent 15 years on the sell side covering the financial services industry at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, PaineWebber, and Smith Barney. Institutional Investor magazine rated Tom as a top-ranked bank analyst on Wall Street for 12 consecutive years and was the #1 ranked regional bank analyst for 8 of his last 9 years on the sell-side.
Tom began his career as an equity analyst at Kemper Financial Services in Chicago in 1980. He holds a B.A. in accounting from Miami University, Oxford, Ohio.