Executive Team

Rich Thompson

Chief Technology Officer

Rich ThompsonRich Thompson was named Chief Technology Officer of Bloomberg BNA in July, 2015.  His responsibilities include maintaining and advancing the technology platforms, fostering technical innovation to maintain a competitive advantage in the marketplace and ensuring that security controls are at the forefront of solutions architecture. 

Thompson joined Bloomberg BNA in March 2014 as the Director of IT Operations and Infrastructure.  In that role, his responsibilities included leading Bloomberg BNA’s IT operations to ensure environment scalability, reliability and efficiency while promoting business alignment and support. 

Prior to joining Bloomberg BNA, Thompson served in a number of roles in information technology at Bloomberg L.P.  During his 16-year tenure, he led advancements in global technical compliance, infrastructure management and information systems.  Prior to joining Bloomberg L.P., Thompson held key technology positions at Smith Barney and Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette.