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Lara Thom

Global CMO | Guzman y Gomez

Lara Thom

About

Lara Thom is currently Global Chief Marketing Officer at Guzman y Gomez. GYG is Australia’s fastest-growing fast food company, serving real, made-to-order Mexican food using real, fresh produce and authentic ingredients. With speed, technology and innovation at the core of the business, Guzman y Gomez is reinventing fast food by showing it’s possible to serve good food, fast, without compromising on nutrition or quality.

Lara joined Guzman y Gomez in 2016 after a period as General Manager of Digital and Marketing for Vittoria Food & Beverage. Lara is an entrepreneur at heart and thrives within founder led businesses. Having launched several successful ventures, including digital agency Be.Interactive which was sold to Salmat in 2010, babywear brand “L'il Fraser Collection” and the “Junior MasterChef” range of children’s cookware and aprons. Lara began her career as a journalist at the Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph. Lara was also named in the 2022 CMO50 list.

She currently sits on the Board of Directors at Loreto Normanhurst, has served on the Local Organising Committee for the FIBA Women's World Cup in Sydney 2022 and she is the proud Mum to 5 children between the ages of 18 and 10. Lara spends her weekends driving children to sports and answering questions like “are you completely mad?”

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