Brazilian born, Argentine descent, born in 1979.
Lawyer by degree, turned into marketing buy trade, ended up as restaurateur by choice.
Worked in the legal industry between 1997 and 2005 before moving to the marketing industry in 2005 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Moved to Leeds, UK, in 2007 and worked in marketing and account management for companies like Williams Lea Ltd until 2010.
In 2010 established Fazenda restaurant in Leeds with Robert Melman and subsequently Bossa and Picanha and Tast Catala.
Today City District Ltd is business of over 400 employees, with 7 different locations. Tomas is responsible for the overall running of the company in charge of the Accounts, HR, Marketing and Operations teams. Reporting to Robert Melman and the board of City District Ltd.
Winner of 42 under 42 awards for Insider Yorkshire 2016.
NRB Top 50 operator 3 years running.