Thomas F. Jasper

Thomas F. Jasper is currently the Managing Partner of Protagonist Path LLC, a privately held investment and advisory firm. The firm makes investments across multiple industries and provides advisory services to its clients. Previously, Mr. Jasper was the Vice Chairman & Chief Operating Officer of TCF Financial Corporation. He served as a board member at TCF from 2012 through 2019 and as the company’s Chief Financial Officer from 2006 to 2012. As COO, Mr. Jasper was responsible for strategy and corporate development, as well other corporate functions including investor relations, government relations, legal, human capital management, finance, and corporate operations. He was instrumental to TCF’s successful growth and diversification during his 18-year career at the company.  Mr. Jasper has extensive leadership experience in a variety of debt and equity offerings in various economic and interest rate environments, as well as ample experience in federal government and regulatory relations.