Based in Chicago, Michael Thompson is a Business Development Director responsible for managing relationships with private equity groups nationally. Michael has 10 years of experience in sales and business development, specifically 7 years covering private equity sponsors in the Chicago market.
Prior to joining CMF, Michael was a Business Development Manager at RSM, focusing on developing relationships with private equity groups, investment banks, and strategic partners throughout the Midwest region.
In his spare time, Michael enjoys spending time with his wife and one-year-old son, walking through Lincoln Park Zoo, and taking strolls along the Lakefront Trail in Chicago. Fun fact about Michael – his childhood dream was to become a marine biologist.
Michael holds a B.S. from Northwestern University and is currently pursuing his MBA from the University of Notre Dame.