Groundwork London

Tom Leake

Tom is a Partner at Goldman Sachs in London where he leads a business called Systematic Trading Strategies. His team delivers alternative investment solutions for large global investors such as pension funds, sovereign wealth funds and asset managers. Prior to GS, Tom worked at Deutsche Bank and JPMorgan in a range of structuring and structured sales leadership roles. Tom originally trained as a Theoretical Physicist and likes to say his career choices have allowed him to do Physics every day at work!

A London resident all his life and now a father of three, Tom is passionate about London’s green spaces and is very excited to work as a trustee of Groundwork London as they improve communities whilst creating opportunities and better spaces in London.

Tom also serves as a trustee for Embrace it Africa, a non-profit organisation working to develop and implement sustainable projects that address issues of poverty, access to education, and public health in the Kyotera district in southern Uganda.