Thomas West

Finworx Sales Executive

Thomas loves traveling and UT football.

“This is Watson. He is approximately five years old, he spent three months in a shelter, and he loves long walks on the beach.”

Thomas‘ background in sales, banking, business, and software make him a great asset to Finworx and Lirio. He spent over four years as the head of sales at a startup custom sublimation apparel company. During Thomas’ time with the company, their sales grew from $20,000 annually to over $1,000,000. He also founded a start-up software company called Silkops.

Work & Education:

Sales Executive for Finworx, Lirio, 2016–Present

Regional Consultant, BPV Capital Management, 2016

Co-Founder, Silkops, 2015–Present

Intern, BPV Capital Management, 2014

Head of Sales, Semper Vinco Custom Apparel, 2012–Present

BBA, Finance, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 2015

Personal Bio:

Thomas grew up in Knoxville and spent much of his time going to Tennessee football games. He has a wife named Alexa and a dog named Watson. He attended Virginia Tech University, where he enjoyed scuba diving, traveling, actively participating in the Pamplin School of Business, and focusing on startups. His aspirations include continuing to venture into startups, traveling the world with his wife and friends, and channeling his achievements toward a greater good, like coral reef and ocean conservation.

Fun Facts:

Mac or PC: “Both, but I prefer Mac.”

Favorite artist(s): John Mayer, Michael Bublé

Favorite thing from childhood: “Tennessee football”