Tom Attwood
Chairman of The Hg Foundation


Tom has worked with Hg on a wide range of investments over the life of the company. He served on Hg’s board from 2011 to 2020, and is today Chair of The Hg Foundation.

He was previously Chief Executive of Intermediate Capital Group PLC, a director of HSBC Investment Bank and a Non-Executive Director of a number of companies including IPC Media, Wightlink and Target Express; and until recently a Director of the Private Equity Foundation and the Centre for Social Justice, a member of the Commission for Social Mobility and Child Poverty and Chairman of the Academies and Free Schools Board at the Department for Education.

He is also Chairman of the Attwood Education Foundation and Attwood Academies Trust, and a sponsor of Bexhill Academy and Ian Mikardo High School.