Tom Foley

Partner, Founder

Tom Foley began his career at McKinsey & Company and Citicorp Venture Capital. He started NTC Group in 1985.

Mr. Foley served twice in government including in Iraq with the CPA in 2003 and 2004 and as U.S. Ambassador to Ireland from 2006 to 2009. He was the Republican nominee for Governor of Connecticut in 2010 and 2014. Mr. Foley is currently Chairman of Tenax Aerospace and Chairman of Stevens Aviation.

Mr. Foley graduated from Harvard College and has an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School


Taran Bakker


Taran Bakker started his career at Morgan Stanley Asset Management and McKinsey & Company before joining Goldman Sachs where he worked for seventeen years in the Merchant Banking/Private Equity and Investment Banking divisions. Mr. Bakker was President of Tenax Aerospace from 2018 - 2020.

Mr. Bakker is currently Chairman of The Entwistle Company and a director at Tenax Aerospace and Overwatch Imaging. Earlier in his career Mr. Bakker served on the boards of Pret-a-Manger Ltd, Ontex NV and Christian Hansen Holding A/S


Anthony Adler


Anthony Adler joined NTC Group in 2017.

While with NTC Group, Mr. Adler has helped lead acquisitions of Tenax Aerospace and the Entwistle Company as well as Tenax's investment in Overwatch Imaging.

Anthony Adler began his career at UBS Investment bank where he was an Associate Director. Mr. Adler was responsible for advising clients in financial institutions, aircraft leasing, industrial, and specialty finance industries on a range of M&A, leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, and capital markets transactions.

Mr. Adler graduated with a BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.


Sameer Bhatia


Mr. Bhatia joined NTC Group in 2015 with over 20 years of experience in Sales, Sales Support, Business Strategy and New Market Expansion.

Prior to joining NTC, Mr. Bhatia worked for AT&T/NCR from 1992 to 2010. Mr. Bhatia has been running a Muscat, Oman based consulting/advisory company focused on helping clients expand and sell in the Middle East and Europe since 2015.

Mr. Bhatia graduated with a BSc. in Aviation/Computer Science from St. Louis University and an M.B.A from Webster University based in St. Louis, MO.

Tom Foley Jr.


Tom Foley, Jr joined NTC Group in 2020

Prior to joining NTC Group, Mr. Foley spent 6 years in the Automotive industry, most recently at Roadster Online where his team led development and integration of Roadster’s e-commerce software platform. This technology is used by major Auto manufacturers including Porsche, Lexus, Mercedes, Mazda, and Volvo along with franchise dealerships to provide in-store, online, and mobile commerce solutions around the world.

Mr. Foley graduated with a BA in Economics from Harvard University.