Tom Murcott provides strategic oversight for all NeWay Capital Development projects. He also serves as a board member of the operating entity tasked to develop NeWay’s Central America Development Initiatives. Prior to joining NeWay, Tom served as the Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer and later Global Foreign Investment Officer at Gale International. In the latter role, Tom was tasked to bring investors and occupiers to Songdo IBD, the 1,500 acre $35 billion smart, sustainable city rising in Incheon, South Korea.
Tom was also a leader on the joint master plan development task force for the 1,700 acre Meixi Lake Eco-City project in Changsha, Hunan, PRC. The integrated private sector team was captained by Gale International and featured world-class partners, including KPF, ARUP, Cisco, 3M, UTC and MIT.
Tom is a featured speaker at international conferences and has been a guest lecturer at a variety of academic institutions, including Columbia University, Cornell, MIT, NYU, and Yale.