Christopher H. Thomas

Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer

Chris joined the firm in 1995. He is Chief Compliance Officer and has senior compliance responsibilities relating to FPA and the registered investment companies and institutional advisory accounts under FPA’s management.  Prior to this, he acted as Controller, Operations Staff Supervisor, and Assistant Treasurer to the FPA Funds for nine years.  He has served as Examiner and Staff Accountant with the Office of Inspection at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.  Chris earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and in Accounting from California State University, Los Angeles.