Tom Murcott is Executive Vice President – International at Gale International. He provides strategic oversight for all corporate and project communications programs. Tom also serves as the Global Foreign Investment Officer, tasked to bring investors and occupiers to Songdo IBD, the 1,500 acre smart, sustainable city rising in Incheon, South Korea. A featured speaker at international conferences and events, he advocates the economic and environmental benefits of smart, sustainable city-scale development. Songdo IBD will ably serve as Korea’s hub for international commerce, trade, and research.
Prior to joining Gale International, Tom was a founding partner of Renegade, a New York City-based, integrated marketing services firm. With 25 years of international marketing experience, Tom has helped an impressive list of companies create groundbreaking and measurably effective sales, marketing, PR and branding campaigns, including multinational brands such as Avaya, Bristol Myers-Squibb, Canon, Casio, Citibank, General Mills, HSBC, ICICI, IBM, Merrill Lynch, Nautica, Nike and Panasonic. Prior to Renegade, Tom spent 10 years at Grey Advertising in the Account Services department.