Meet the four
tools of GDIS

Thomas M Smith
The Human Fountain Pen

Special Skill
The ability to identify risk, opportunity and reward at every level of the value chain.

Thomas excels at uncovering real opportunities for companies to grow within aerospace, defence, security, and critical infrastructure.

A United States Naval Academy graduate and Gulf War veteran, Thomas’ distinguished military career has seen him serve in highly visible leadership positions across all aspects of Naval and military operations, strategy, and management.

Thomas plugs his extensive military experience into his deep understanding of complex supply chains. He provides straight forward consulting and executive coaching to global businesses on how to manage vetted opportunities from their inception through to realisation and delivery. His ability to navigate a clear path for businesses to enter and succeed in the US market is world class.

Thomas is based in Detroit, USA, his pronouns are he/him, and he has the largest vocabulary of any member of this team.

GDIS is diverse

GDIS are diverse in our skills, experience, backgrounds, gender, geographic location, and approaches to problem solving. This means we look at problems from every angle and develop stress-tested solutions that are a combination of the best of us.
Matt Hill

The Human
Hooligan Tool

Jen Dainer

The Human
Multi Tool

Evan Read

The Human
Precision Scope

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GDIS. The right tools for the job