Jere W. Thompson, Jr.
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Jere Thompson is Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Ambit Energy. In 1992, Jere was also at the forefront of the telecommunications industry as it deregulated. He founded CapRock Fiber Networks to build fiber and broadband networks across Texas. As CEO, he guided CapRock into new markets, took the company public and managed its growth from infancy to 1,300 employees and $300 million in annual revenues.
Jere received a Bachelor of Science in Economics at Stanford University and an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin. He sits on the boards of several civic organizations, and was also Chairman and a member of the Board of the North Texas Tollway Authority for more than a decade.