Tomas Penfold Perez
Tomas Penfold Perez is an innovative, entrepreneurial, and analytical public affairs professional with expertise in developing and implementing external media relations, public policy issue campaigns, and strategic content development.
A consummate and curious Spanish-speaking Manager at GSG’s CPA practice, Tomas supports communications and public affairs engagements for a diverse portfolio of clients across an array of industries, notably Apollo Global Management, the Kauffman Foundation, and Pershing Square Foundation.
Prior to joining GSG, Tomas spent years developing strategic communication initiatives at Marathon Strategies, CIT Group, and the EastWest Institute – an international non-partisan think tank – as well as supporting research efforts as a consultant at the World Bank Group.
Originally from Caracas, Venezuela, Tomas earned a dual degree in International Political Economy and Communications & Media Industries from Fordham University, where he was a member of the University’s Division I Men’s Soccer Team and member of the Atlantic 10 Commissioner’s Honor Roll. When not at work, Tomas enjoys cycling, long-distance running, cooking, and reading.