Principal and Chief Financial Officer
David Thompson is a Principal and Chief Financial Officer at CIM Group and the Chief Executive Officer of CIM Commercial Trust Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCT). He is responsible for overseeing all areas of Finance and Capital Markets within CIM and serves on the Investment Committee. Prior to joining CIM in 2009, Mr. Thompson spent 15 years with Hilton Hotels Corporation, most recently as Senior Vice President and Controller. Mr. Thompson’s experience includes multi-billion-dollar real estate acquisitions and dispositions in the hospitality, gaming and timeshare sectors, as well as significant capital markets experience. He began his career as a CPA at Arthur Andersen & Co. Mr. Thompson earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Southern California.