Thomas Vogel is an internationally recognized expert on security sector reform processes, conflict management and prevention strategies, arms control policies and arm control management. As a leader, Thomas embodies both integrity and respect with complete dedication to serving his constituents well.
He joined ICR in 2021 after overseeing crisis communications for Dukas Linden PR where he led their financial services and capital markets practices.
Early Life and Education
Thomas Vogel is an esteemed Swiss structural engineer. Born on October 1955 and earning his degree from ETH Zurich’s civil engineering department in 1977. Since then he has completed many projects such as public buildings, commercial properties, industrial facilities and bridges.
He also lectures and teaches on various subjects, with his current research focused on creativity and creative thinking. Furthermore, he has published books on this topic.
Tom was an American patriot through and through. He valued God, country and honor. Fighting tirelessly for freedom and liberty while always doing what was right was something Tom never took for granted.
Suzette Vogel leaves behind four grandchildren as well as numerous nieces, nephews and cousins that loved him dearly. All who knew him will miss him deeply.
Thomas Vogel currently serves as President for The Coastal Society, a Membership Organizations company.
Thomas is also co-founder of Yonder, an aviation startup providing Documentation-as-a-Service. Recently, this business had to overcome some of the most challenging hurdles associated with starting up new ventures.
He provides consulting services in search-based software engineering and model-driven software engineering as well as self-adaptive & intelligent/autonomous systems. In particular, he has extensive experience with operations de marches de capitaux (investment grade debt), financing structures such as titrisation or hybrides indexes sur fonds ou actions or derivatives like longevite and catastrophe swaps as well as being a frequent speaker at international conferences on these subjects.
Achievement and Honors
Vogel’s research explores the nature and processes of creativity. He is co-author of Breakthrough Thinking: A Guide to Idea Generation (HOW Books), and created YesNoMaybe: Teaching Creative Thinking as a Skill to Young Learners as well as co-founding partner of mediaman International Digital Agency as well as Next Mobility Labs which fosters startups that shape modern mobility technologies.
His loved ones include Susan; their daughters Tiffany Green and Nikole Vogel; son Thomas Vogel; grandsons Teagan and Brock; sister Helen Vogel and brother Russell Vogel as well as numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and close friends. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Brock Vogel Leading with Kindness Memorial at any 5/3 Bank branch.
Thomas Vogel lived life to its fullest. He enjoyed traveling and spending time with family and friends; hunting, fishing and football were his hobbies of choice – particularly Redskins games where he loved cheering for their success!
Yonder is a company offering user-friendly Software-as-a-Service solution tailored to controlled information management. A startup, Yonder has faced and overcome some of the greatest challenges a young company could ever encounter.
He and his wife are proud parents to two children – Lillian and Stephan – whom they enjoy spending time with at the park or other exciting activities. Additionally, he is an active veteran member of both VFW and American Legion.
Thomas Vogel is a businessman who has achieved great success in football. With a net worth of 1.5 million dollars, he serves as co-founder and CEO of Yonder, an information management software solution provider.
Robert also serves on the boards of directors for numerous companies such as Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc and Telepath Networks; additionally he was previously chair of Loras College’s Board of Trustees.
Latham & Watkins’ Paris Derivatives and Structured Finance Group at Latham & Watkins serves major financial institutions, asset managers (such as Goldman Sachs and Eurazeo), insurance companies and UHNW individuals in complex, cross-border transactions in capital markets, structured investment structures and derivatives. Thomas Vogel leads this practice group, specialising in structuring strategic equity solutions; structured fixed income transactions; repo transactions and complex contingent hedging transactions.