Seth Thomson
Speaker at GOTO Chicago 2019

Seth Thomson
CIO at DRW and former comic book store owner dedicated to teaching kids to code

Seth Thomson is the Chief Information Officer at DRW, a technology-driven principal trading firm headquartered in Chicago. Seth has been a key contributor to DRW’s growth over the past several years, and has been particularly strong for us in infrastructure planning and project and resource management.

Passionate about developing technical education opportunities for everyone, Seth has been involved in the greater Chicago non-profit community for more than two decades. He provided the initial IT infrastructure for Literature for All of Us in Evanston and served as a founding board member and advisor for Become in Chicago. Seth also initiated DRW’s partnership with Code Platoon and has seen its success firsthand. Seth holds a BA in Computers and Management from DePaul University. When he’s not at work, he enjoys time with family and friends, coaching kids in Lego robot programming, writing and cooking.


Organized by