Mr. Tom Grady
Private Investor in Kids, Startups and the Financial Industry
Tom Grady is an investor in kids, startup businesses and the financial industry. His investments in the future include helping kids graduate from high school and college so they can enjoy great jobs and great lives, most recently including co-founding The Freedom Institute. Tom also invests in startup businesses (where most jobs are created) and in the financial industry, and helps clients do the same. He is the CEO of Continental Equities Group, Inc. (an asset management and real estate development, construction, brokerage and finance company), Chief Investment Strategist for PureAssets Management Company (a family office investing in global asset, wealth and real estate managers) and CEO of GradyLaw (financial industry law and consulting).Prior positions include Commissioner, Office of Financial Regulation (banking, finance, securities); President, Citizens Property Insurance Corporation; member, Florida House of Representatives; Commissioner, 2018 Florida Constitutional Revision Commission; member,
SBA Investment Advisory Council; Chairman, Quest for Success (scholarships and college prep); Chairman, Florida State Board of Education; and trustee, Florida Gulf Coast University. Tom and his wife Ann are proud parents and grandparents and longtime residents of Naples, Florida.