Originally from the Detroit area, Tom Shumaker has been spending winters in Jackson since 2013 and full time since 2020. He has a diverse professional background touching several areas of the investment banking world, including debt & equity capital markets, M&A, and structured credit. He has worked at Citigroup, Credit Suisse, and, most recently, BMO Capital Markets. At BMO, Tom was instrumental in building its Food & Consumer practice into the firm’s most largest investment banking franchise. He currently owns and operates a fitness center located in Evanston, IL and a closely held multifamily real estate business in Michigan.
Mr. Shumaker serves on the Board of Advisors of Racquet Up Detroit, one of the nation’s leading urban squash and education programs. He was a previous board member of the Lincoln Park Boat Club (Chicago) and Friends of Georgetown Rowing.
Mr. Shumaker has B.S. from Georgetown University’s Walsh School of Foreign Service and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He also attended the London School of Economics.
Tom lives in East Jackson with his wife, Maja Fabula and daughter, Evelyn.