Tom Hodgson

CEO, Lithium Americas Corp


Tom Hodgson served on the Lithium Americas Board for a number of years from pre-IPO to the merger with Western Lithium, following which he became CEO of the merged company. Immediately prior to the merger with Western Lithium, Mr. Hodgson was Executive Chairman and a member of the Board of Directors of Lithium Americas Corp. 

Before being actively involved with Lithium Americas, Hodgson had a career in banking, finance, and money management, and has served as Chief Operating Officer or Chief Executive Officer and on the Board of Directors of a number of public and private companies in Canada and the United Kingdom, including Central Guaranty Trustco, GlobalNetFinancial.com, Marathon Asset Management, and Magna Entertainment Corp. 

Hodgson holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Law from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada and a Master of Business Administration in Finance and Accounting from Queen’s University in Kingston, Canada.