Tom Fatur was the co-founder and president of Martel Electronics Corporation. Martel was founded in 1987 and over the years grew to become one of the world’s leading providers of portable calibration instrumentation for industrial applications. In recent years, Martel was recognized as one of the largest private companies in NH with sales and service in over 60 countries. In late 2011, Martel was acquired by Fluke (a Danaher Company) and for the next several years Tom remained on as President completing the integration of Martel into Danaher. After a successful exit from Martel, Tom has become active in both angel and private equity investments. In addition to 10X Partners, Tom is an active LP in two private equity firms and also serves as a board member to several companies in the technology space. Tom is open to all investment types but has a particular interest in working with instrumentation, biotech and electronics hardware companies.
Tom has a BSEE from the University of Pittsburgh and in his spare time enjoys skiing and sports car racing. He resides in NH with his wife, Joanne and daughter Ashley.