Greg Thain is a serial entrepreneur and investor in companies around the world. His investments and companies have been on the forefront of the digital revolution and emerging markets. In 1985, he sold the assets of Published Holdings to keep the subscription data and start International Communication and Data PLC. The company lead the digital revolution through “Big Data” projects, including a census questionnaire 7 million individuals. Greg later founded the International Marketing and Sales Group, which was publicly listed on the London and Sweden Stock Exchanges, and by 2007 the company had sales in excess of $250 million and the had grown to the size of 6,000 employees.
As a Partner of TWND Capital and Chairman of Storewars, Greg has further established himself as a leading actor and visionary in all sectors impacted by emerging technologies. In these positions, he has shaped the future by investing in blockchain, simulation software, and renewable technology.
Greg Thain has previously provided insight into the mega-trends affecting global business and life. At the 2013 HP Conference in Macau, he discussed the future of retail in Asian markets. He also sat on a panel talking about business at the World Economic Forum.
He also held the position of Adjunct Professor at the International University of Monaco and as the Deputy Chairman of the charity Sense.
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