David Thompson is chief financial operator for government business for Ericsson Federal, Inc. In this position, Thompson is responsible for all elements of the company’s finance, accounting and the development and implementation of strategic opportunities in government segments of Ericsson’s North American products and customer base.
Thompson joined Ericsson in 1996 as CFO for the company’s AT&T account. In this position, he oversaw all financial operations of the division.
Prior to Ericsson, Thompson was CFO at a start up Mitsubishi Company. He later became president. Before this, he held positions at Texas Instruments for eight years.
Thompson received his B.A. in Finance and Accounting from Texas Tech University. He is also a certified public accountant.