Tom Blaige is Chairman and CEO of Blaige and Company. Established by Tom in 2003, Blaige and Company is an international investment banking firm dedicated exclusively to the plastics, chemicals, and packaging. He has over 30 years of transaction experience, has completed over 200 transactions, and has visited over 600 plastics, packaging, and chemical operations in all parts of the world.
On average, Blaige and Company proprietary research department compiles and analyses over 500 worldwide plastics, packaging, and chemical industry transactions annually. His transactions experience includes strategic combinations with large global consolidators; the sale, acquisition and recapitalization of family-owned companies and corporate divisions; corporate divestiture and spin-off transactions; and private equity portfolio divestitures and acquisitions.
Tom is a member of the Western Plastics Association, Plastics Industry Association, and the Society of Plastics Engineers. Tom earned a Master of Management degree from Northwestern University, , and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Loyola University.