Tom Knops
Managing Director, Denver Area

“Our biggest role is to understand the client’s goals and motivations and bring to bear all necessary resources of our firm to achieve the desired result. Success for us is only measured by our client’s complete satisfaction with the end result. This means a total commitment of Core Capital with a similar sense of dedication, purpose and urgency as our client.”

Operational Background
Tom has over 30 years of business and senior management experience in private industry, primarily in the aerospace/defense and high technology Tom Knopsinfrastructure and applications software sectors. His background includes extensive interaction both domestically and internationally in operational management, business development and strategic partner/channel development.

During the past 12 years, Tom has been involved as a consultant with a number of startup companies, providing business planning and operational advice as well as oversight as an incubator advisor. Additionally, he has materially participated in the operation of several high-technology startup companies, acting in a sales, strategic alliance and channel management capacity in software infrastructure, business process and integration management and security software technology.

Investment Banking Experience
Prior to joining Core Capital Group, Tom was a Certified Business Intermediary, supporting owners in transitioning their businesses and providing advisory support in helping prepare them for sale. With Core Capital Group, Tom is part of the Government Technology and Services team and leads a practice in Healthcare.

Tom received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Mathematics from St. Cloud State University.

He and his wife Carol enjoy family, traveling, movies and giving back to the community through volunteer activities. Tom also enjoys hunting, fishing, golf and an occasional tennis match.