Tobin Bickley

Chief Operating Officer, La Colombe Coffee Roasters

A former banker by trade, Tobin joined La Colombe in January 2006. During his tenure, La Colombe has more than tripled in size with operations in New York, Chicago, Las Vegas and Seoul. La Colombe has established itself as the premier coffee roaster in the United States, setting benchmarks for product quality and corporate social responsibility.

With a client list that includes the most celebrated chefs in the world, high- end global resorts and retailers, the La Colombe brand is quickly becoming a household name.

Combined with the visionary leadership of Todd Carmichael and Jean Philippe Iberti as well as strong philanthropic partnerships including the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, the Clinton Foundation and the Leslois Shaw Foundation, La Colombe is well positioned for continued success.

Tobin Graduated from University of Delaware with a degree in International Relations and then completed his MBA at Temple University with a concentration in finance.

Tobin has two children, is married and lives in Media, PA. He is also a Board Member and Finance Committee member of Northern Home for Children and is a member of the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce.