With a Banking Diploma from the Chartered Institute of Bankers (London), a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of the District of Colombia (USA), as well as international qualifications in Bank and Project Management, Michael Thompson has exhaustive hands-on experience in financing a range of real estate developments. During the course of a career punctuated by numerous leadership positions in retail, commercial and merchant banking at local and international institutions, Mr. Thompson has structured financing for various corporate clients, including residential and commercial real estate developers, as well as government and private investors involved in the resort/hotel management business. Towing his in-depth knowledge of real estate development financing as well as his sales and service expertise for which he has received several awards, Mr. Thompson undertakes specialist assignments at the firm, and spearheads Allison Pitter’s real estate consulting arm.