Eric Thompson is a Senior Managing Director of the Real Estate group at Kroll Bond Rating Agency, which comprises of CMBS, MBS, and equity REITs. Thompson worked with his senior CMBS team to develop the agency’s offerings in the sector, which include credit ratings as well as a subscription surveillance service available via the KBRA Credit Profile (KCP) Portal. Previously, Thompson was a Managing Director and lead analytical manager for U.S. CMBS surveillance at Standard & Poor's, and has 20 years of structured finance experience. Prior to working in structured finance, Thompson worked in the accounting and corporate finance fields. He received a BS in Accounting from Rutgers University and is a CPA.
Thompson is an active member of the Commercial Real Estate Finance Council (CREFC), whose board of governors and executive committee secretary he serves on, as well as of the Structured Finance Industry Group (SFIG).