Tom has worked exclusively in financial services and financial technology for over 20 years as a senior executive, Founder, CEO, and Chairman.
Tom is an industry thought leader on the future of financial services and the convergence of wealth management and banking solutions.
He is known for his skills at aligning stakeholders around a common mission, vision and purpose. Tom is a proven leader at building teams and at driving the proper adoption of new products and new technologies.
Tom is the Founder and Chairman of two financial technology platforms, Anasova and Supernova Technology.
Anasova is the company behind FreeFinancialPlan.com. We create tools so people can maximize life and minimize financial stress. For partner companies we offer hyper-targeted marketing solutions, primarily in financial services.
Tom is the Founder and former CEO and Chairman of Supernova Technology and Supernova Lending. Supernova is a fin-tech company that delivers an end-to-end, cloud-based, SaaS wealth management lending platform that includes loan origination, loan servicing, payment processing, and risk monitoring. Clients include several of the largest banks, brokerage, and insurance firms in the country
Prior to working in technology, Tom worked in investment banking and wealth management for Wells Fargo, Deutsche Bank, Merrill Lynch, and Morgan Stanley where he served as Executive Director, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management.
Tom has been interviewed in news media outlets around the world. He is a regular speaker at events throughout the financial services industry and considered the foremost expert on the importance and power of managing both assets and liabilities as a part of a common financial plan. He is an emerging featured speaker on The Future of Money and the Future of Financial Services.
Tom has his M.B.A. from the University of Chicago and a B.S.B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis. He obtained his Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA) designation from The University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School and is a former Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC) which he earned from the College for Financial Planning.
Tom is one of the few published authors on the applied uses of blockchain technology in financial services.
Money Without Boundaries is a bridge connecting old ideas to new technologies.
“While most financial firms today are able to deliver integrated solutions, truly integrated financial advice remains a scarce commodity. With The Value of Debt, Tom Anderson takes an important, balanced, and clear step toward filling this void.”
- Lyle LaMothe
“Tom Anderson has skillfully addressed a difficult topic, namely how to make the case for the prudent use of debt by individuals in the context of wealth building and retirement planning.”
- Christopher Whalen
“The invention of debt fueled all of the Enlightenment, the Industrial Revolution, and Silicon Valley, and has resulted in almost every innovation and invention that man uses today. Nobody gets this. Tom Anderson gets this. A valuable book to understand a controversial topic.”
- James Altucher