Chief Operating Officer
Randall Thompson joined Cotton in 2000 as a partner and a member of the executive team. Since then, he has been integral to the company’s growth and expansion throughout the United States and internationally. Thompson has managed complex deployments and mega catastrophic events including: 9/11; Hurricanes Irene, Ike, Katrina and Sandy; the Mexicali, Mexico earthquake; Australian floods; and the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Thompson oversees operations for all of Cotton’s subsidiaries: Global Disaster Solutions, Roofing, Logistics and Culinary. He is responsible for executing day-to-day operations, meeting strategic goals and ensuring operational excellence across the organization.
Prior to joining the Cotton team, Thompson served with the United States Army 2nd Infantry and 101st Airborne Divisions. Following his enlistment in the Army, Thompson earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Sam Houston State University and worked in the insurance industry.