Tom Humphrey is an Investor with Blackbird Ventures, a venture capital fund supercharging Australia and New Zealand's most ambitious founders.
Tom started his career as a management consultant with Booz & Company. In 2010, he joined an ecommerce startup, OurDeal, as COO, and helped to rapidly scale the company to 80 FTEs and an exit to News Corp over 12 months. He then moved on to join Kanopy as COO. Headquartered in San Francisco, Kanopy is a video streaming platform for colleges and libraries and grew to 1 million MAUs and exited to private equity in 2018. Immediately before Blackbird, Tom was a Partner with Access Ventures based in Denver, USA.
Tom received business and law degrees from the University of New South Wales and an MBA from Harvard Business School.