Tomas is a program officer with UQ’s Ventures team. He leads and coordinates the design and delivery of entrepreneurship and design thinking programs (Social Enterprise, Start-up Academy and the high-school oriented Discovery workshops).

Before joining the Ventures team, he studied a Master of Business at UQ, specialising in Social Impact & Sustainability and was a teaching assistant for Social Entrepreneurship and System Dynamics courses at the UQ Business School.

Before moving to Australia, he occupied corporate finance positions in multinational companies such as Accenture and IBM. He also has more than 10 years of facilitation experience across multiple sectors (personal development, sports and education).

Tomas is passionate about solving social and environmental issues through entrepreneurial initiatives. This comes through in his work with social enterprises and young social entrepreneurs to help grow the community and the impact it can have in the world.

Tomas is from Buenos Aires, Argentina. He doesn’t Tango, but he knows a thing or two about barbecues.