Mr Tom Ray
Tom Ray was born in Sydney and raised on the Gold Coast where he attended The Southport School. In 1994 he graduated from Bond University with a Bachelor of Communications (Business) degree in Marketing and Communication.
He began his career in Sydney at advertising agency John Singleton Advertising (becoming Singleton Ogilvy and Mather) where he was a Group Account Director; then moved to Macquarie Bank Limited as Business Development Manager and Assistant to the Executive Director in the Macquarie Banking and Property Group.
In 2001, Tom moved to London, UK and became the Managing Director of 0800 Reverse Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Australian-listed telecommunications company, Reverse Corp Limited.
Tom returned to Australia in 2003 to join his father at the Ray Group. After the untimely passing of his parents, Brian and Kathy Ray in 2005, Tom became Executive Director of the group.
Tom has been an active member of his community. He is one of the founders of the Salt Surf Life Saving Club at Salt Village. He is a past Councillor of Bond University, past President of the Bond University Rugby Club and a member of The Southport School Foundation