Executive Director of Dale Capital Group Limited
CEO of African Growth and Private Equity PCC (AGAPE)
Born in 1960, Randall Thomas is the founding partner of Calice Group, a business development consultancy based in New York City. Since 2011, Randall has been working on sub-Saharan African ventures. He has managed multiple projects, interfacing with project sponsors for logistics, the vetting of proposed business concepts, financial modeling, and narrative documents for pitch books. To date, he has worked on projects in agribusiness, construction materials, pharmaceutical, supply chain, finance, power, housing, and infrastructure.
Randall has worked in financial services for over 20 years. He started in financial services at Fidelity Investments in Boston, Massachusetts, before moving to New York City. After 5 years in credit risk and portfolio management at Barclays Bank, he has worked in various aspects of the equity brokerage industry. The last 13 years have been spent as a software entrepreneur within financial services. He co-founded a financial software company in 2001 in the nascent “cloud services” arena and sold it in 2005. Randall continues to support this institutional brokerage software he created, managing its rollout over 12 large broker/dealers and over 1000 investment managers and hedge funds.
Randall holds an MBA from New York University, Stern School of Business and is a member of the CFA Institute.
He currently lives in New York City and is married with two children.