Eric Thompson is Kroll Bond Rating Agency’s Senior Managing Director of the Real Estate Group, which comprises 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, Eric was a managing director and lead analytical manager for U.S. CMBS surveillance at Standard & Poor’s (now S&P Global Ratings), and has 20 years of structured finance experience. Thompson started his career in the accounting and corporate finance fields.
Thompson is an active member of the Commercial Real Estate Finance Council (CREFC) and serves on the organization’s board of governors and executive committee as vice chair. He is also a member of the Structured Finance Association (SFA). Eric received a B.S. in accounting from Rutgers University and is a CPA.