Thomas Pritzker Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

Thomas Pritzker General Information


Mr. Thomas Pritzker serves as the Chief Executive Officer & Chairman of the Board at The Pritzker Organization. He also serves as a Chairman of the Board of Trustees at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. He serves as President & Board Member at Hyatt Foundation. He serves as President of the Board at the Margot And Thomas Pritzker Family Foundation. He has served as Executive Chairman & Director since August 2004 at Hyatt. He co-founded Bay City Capital and served as its Advisor. He was appointed President of Hyatt Corporation in 1980 and served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Hyatt Corporation from 1999 to December 2006. He is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Pritzker Organization, L.L.C. ("TPO"), the principal financial and investment advisor to certain Pritzker family business interests. He also serves as a Director of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. He served as a Director of TransUnion Corp., a credit reporting service company, until June 2010 and as Chairman of Marmon Holdings, Inc. until March 2014. He is Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Center for Strategic & International Studies and director and President of the Pritzker Family Philanthropic Fund, a charitable organization; a charitable foundation that established The Pritzker Architecture Prize. He brings to our board of directors a deep understanding of Hyatt's operations and extensive knowledge of the hospitality industry as a result of his more than 30-year history with Hyatt, including as our former Chief Executive Officer. He served as a Board Member at Goji. The Company also benefits from his extensive network of contacts and relationships with owners and developers of hotels around the world as we pursue new opportunities and seek to enter into new management and franchise agreements. Additionally, he has significant experience leading boards of directors of for-profit and not-for-profit organizations. He is also an Angel Investor. He also serves as Vice President & Board Member at the Pritzker Foundation. He holds a BA from Claremont Men's College and an MBA and JD degree from the University of Chicago.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Chicago, IL
  • United States

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Thomas Pritzker Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Thomas Pritzker JD Angel Investor 00 0 Chicago, IL

Thomas Pritzker FAQs

  • Who is Thomas Pritzker?

    Thomas Pritzker is an angel Investor who has made 0 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Thomas Pritzker?

    Thomas Pritzker is an angel investor.

  • What does Thomas Pritzker do?

    As an angel investor, Thomas Pritzker invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • How many board seats does Thomas Pritzker hold?

    Thomas Pritzker holds a board seat in Hilton Waikoloa Village.

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