Tom began his career in music at EMI Music Publishing in November 1991, after having worked in public accounting at Ernst and Young. While at EMI, Tom held a number of positions, including Senior Vice President of Finance for North America and Executive Vice President of Worldwide Finance. In January 2008, he was appointed Chief Financial Officer and became responsible for EMI Music Publishing?s accounting and finance operations worldwide. Tom held that position at EMI until the company was sold in 2012, at which point he joined Sony/ATV Music Publishing as Executive Vice President, Finance and Administration. Tom is a graduate of Rutgers University and a Certified Public Accountant.