Tony manages $1B new ventures and private equity fund for Deloitte and manages the new venture accelerator for Deloitte US. He works with over 50 entrepreneurs and 20 venture investments and acquisitions. His focus is information, cloud and software businesses in life sciences, human capital, energy, cybersecurity and e-commerce/digital marketing. He has built and scaled information and software businesses from $0 to $2 billion in revenue at leading brands, Deloitte, Thomson Reuters and Gartner. He has invested in eight start-ups, and has realized four exits that achieve an average return of 8.5X invested capital. He is also a mentor and angel investor in Minnesota, Oregon, and India.
He graduated from Lewis & Clark College in 1986 and married Stacy (Manning) Abena (1988). They have four children and currently split their time living in Edina, Minnesota and Bend, Oregon.