Tom began his career as a business travel agent predominantly looking after the requirements of the music industry. He moved into his first travel management position with CBS Records, (later Sony Music) and this was followed with global procurement roles at SmithKline Beecham, Seagram’s and Universal Music. He left to establish his company, Sirius Management in 2003; providing both outsourced travel management and project based travel procurement consultancy to a wide range of organisations. Tom has served two terms on the Association of Corporate Travel Executives Board of Governors and was Chairman of the Institute of Travel Management 2003-5. He continues to support the industry through various working parties and as a speaker/moderator.