Thomas O. Murtha

◼︎ Strategic Advisor
◼︎ Biography

Thomas (“Tom”) O. Murtha serves non-profit organizations focusing on biodiversity conservation and regeneration as well as the systemic risk from global heating, ecological degradation, and wealth inequality. These organizations include, Preventable Surprises, Global Carbon Reward, and Aton Forest in Norfolk CT, among others. After Tom retired from The Nature Conservancy (TNC)  where he managed corporate engagement with extractive industries, he continues work focusing on energy, mining, and infrastructure issues related to energy and resource development.  Earlier in his career in finance, Tom worked as an analyst and investment banker in Tokyo, Hong Kong, and New York for the investment bank Jardine Fleming, a joint venture between Hong Kong trading company Jardine Matheson and UK investment bank Robert Fleming. At T. Rowe Price Associates in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, Tom was a portfolio manager for the International Stock Fund and the Global Technology Fund. At Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs, Tom is a part-time adjunct lecturer on sustainable finance and investing.