Principal and Chief Investment Officer
Clothier Springs Capital Management
Clothier Springs Capital Partners
Tom is founder, principal and Chief Investment Officer at Clothier Springs Capital Management (CSCM) and Managing Member at Clothier Springs Capital Partners LLC. He advises clients, manages multi-asset class portfolios, builds discrete strategy portfolios, executes trades, and communicates with clients. In addition, Tom wears the info tech, database administration, marketing, web development and compliance hats as well.
He began his career as a registered investment advisor in 1993 after almost twelve years as an equity and foreign currency options market maker at the Philadelphia Stock Exchange (PHLX). Tom formed Clothier Springs Capital Management in 2010 after sixteen years with an independent investment advisory firm he co-founded in 1994 that was sold to a regional trust company. Tom has been a CFA Charterholder since 1995 and a member of the CFA Institute (National & Philadelphia Chapter) since 1991.
Tom formed Clothier Springs Capital Partners in late 2017 to make direct investments in real estate equity and debt in the private capital markets on behalf of member/partners.
Outside of work Tom enjoys woodwork, photography, reading, traveling, home improvement projects, spending time with his family and (still) trying to get better at playing guitar, bass, piano and golf. LaSalle University Class of 19781/2
Carla brings considerable organizational and administrative skills to her part-time role as office manager at Clothier Springs Capital Management. Duties include compliance, scheduling, client reporting, website maintenance and graphic design.
As office manager at CSCM Carla splits her time between CSCM and her administrative duties at the Westside Wellness Center in Devon, PA where she handles scheduling, billing and Russian Stim.
Outside of work Carla is an avid tennis and platform tennis player.
Real Estate Operations
After attending college on an athletic scholarship for basketball, Sean played in Europe and South America before coming home.
A licensed Realtor and agent with Vanguard Realty Alliance, Sean’s focus for us is now primarily with the real estate operations of Clothier Springs Capital Partners. He assists with sourcing and vetting potential real estate deals for the partnership. Sean is also a partner in a real estate development concern he co-founded—White Fence Partners LLC—and a real estate wholesaling concern—Diamond Rock Real Estate Solutions LLC, both unrelated to Clothier Springs.
Sean is also responsible for maintaining the technology infrastructure at Clothier Springs Capital Management as well as directing our social media and communications effort. He also assists on the trading desk.
Sean enjoys numerous activities including basketball, golf and the performing arts. He plays electric guitar, bass and acoustic guitar in several bands in his spare time and is also a founding member of the Barn Jam House Band.