OUR LEADERSHIP

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Jeff Wilson

FOUNDER AND CEO

Jeff founded Saxony Partners in 2011 and serves at its Chief Executive Officer. Prior to starting Saxony, Jeff served as the Chief Operating Officer for Technology at the Archon Group (the real estate division of Goldman Sachs). Previously, Jeff worked for Arthur Andersen Business Consulting in their real estate division. He, his wife, and their three children live in Dallas. Jeff is an avid runner and racing enthusiast. He serves as an elder at Park Cities Presbyterian Church in Dallas.

Lindy Thomas

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Lindy joined Saxony in March 2020 and serves as our Chief Operating Officer. Her leadership philosophy can be summed up as: “Show up, put yourself out there, and lean into courage.” Lindy combines her passion for operational excellence with the human element of organizations to drive results. She has deep experience in the healthcare sector, specifically patient access and engagement, strategic planning, and operational productivity. Prior to joining Saxony, Lindy served as a partner and senior consultant at Singola Consulting, a healthcare consulting firm. Prior to that, Lindy served as the Vice President of Operations, Professional Services and Implementations at Stericycle. She was previously the Director of Customer Care for Citi’s credit card and mortgage arm. She and her family reside in Fort Worth.

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Thanh Nguyen

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT | CONSULTING SERVICES

Thanh is part of the Saxony ownership team and serves as the firm’s Managing Partner, focusing primarily on consulting and delivery. His servant leader approach builds trusted teams and empowers Saxonites to partner with our clients to deliver excellent results. Prior to joining Saxony, Thanh worked at Hitachi Consulting and Navigator Systems as a Senior Manager and Solution Architect. He, his wife, and their two kids live in the DFW area. He recently took up biking as a hobby.

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Daniel Baskind

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT

Daniel is a Senior Vice President at Saxony Partners. He joined Saxony in 2015 as a Business Development Executive and was promoted to senior leadership in 2017. He has played a significant role in Saxony’s growth by building diverse partnerships with exceptional clients. Alongside the data management and analytics practices, Daniel was integral to helping Saxony develop its healthcare and advanced analytics practices. Prior to joining Saxony, he held various roles for Insight Global, where he helped develop their Direct Placement line of business. Daniel and his wife welcomed baby Zev on Thanksgiving, 2018. An amateur musician, wine enthusiast and foodie, he enjoys visiting national parks, running and hiking. Daniel is also an Eagle Scout and mentors students for Year Up, a nonprofit organization dedicated to closing the Opportunity Divide.

Matt Hooper

VP of Marketing and Communications

Matt leads the Marketing and Communications practice at Saxony Partners, which includes managing internal and external communications, content strategy and generation, marketing automation, social media strategy, and public relations. Prior to joining Saxony in mid-2018, Matt spent seven years working in marketing, communications, and corporate relations at the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association. He graduated from the University of Alabama in 2005 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and political science. He is an avid reader and distance runner. Matt's volunteerism duties primarily revolve around his church, First United Methodist Church of Dallas.

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Derek Thornhill

VP of Real Estate

Derek is part of the ownership team at Saxony and serves as the Vice President of the Saxony Real Estate practice. Derek and Saxony CEO Jeff Wilson worked together with one of the largest global real estate investment managers in the world to form the groundwork for what has become our core real estate and software strategy. Prior to joining Saxony, Derek worked as a director at RealFoundations, and as a managing partner at Longview Capital Group. He enjoys all sports because his kids play most of them. When he’s not at a game, Derek enjoys reading, college football, and building things with his hands.

Michael Martin

Interim VP of Financial Services

Michael Martin serves as the Interim Vice President of the Financial Services practice at Saxony Partners. He has over 15 years of experience implementing Reporting, Analytics, Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, and Data Governance solutions. Michael has a decade of executive leadership experience in the banking and mortgage sectors – having joined Saxony after holding officer positions with JP Morgan Chase, Nationstar Mortgage, and U.S. Bank. He brings a deep knowledge of data management tools across the Microsoft Azure and AWS public clouds. Michael earns his Masters of Science in Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance from the University of Dallas in August 2021.

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