Tom Lane is a Partner in a private equity firm, Energy Capital Partners (ECP), headquartered in Short Hills, NJ. ECP invests in energy infrastructure assets, and has $6 billion under management. He was previously a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs where he worked for almost 20 years in the Energy and Power group in NYC. Tom co-founded Bergen County Society, a chapter of NCS in northern NJ, in 2005 and serves as its President. BCS has grown from six guys in Tom’s family room, to a roster of over a 500 and average attendance of approximately 150. FromJuly 2010-June 2011, Tom served as the Deputy Managing Partner of the NCS Management Committee, and from July 2011-June 2012, he is serving as Managing Partner.
Tom is a graduate of Wheaton College (Wheaton, IL) with a BA in Economics and holds an MBA from the University of Chicago. Tom serves on the board of Cardinal Gas Storage headquartered in Houston, TX and Summit Midstream headquartered in Atlanta, GA. He also serves on several non-profit boards including Street2Street, Jericho Road and the New Canaan Society. Tom and his wife Kathleen have four children, two of whom are married, and live in Franklin Lakes, NJ and Palm Beach Gardens, FL.