Chief Financial Officer
David Chapman is RiseSmart’s Chief Financial Officer. As CFO, David oversees the finance, accounting, and human resources functions at RiseSmart and provides strategic financial guidance as the company continues to expand its contemporary career transition operations globally.
Chapman is a finance veteran with over fifteen years of multinational and venture-backed organization experience. Most recently, Chapman served as the vice president of finance at Thomson Reuters, an $11 billion information technology and solutions company. He spent eight years in a variety of executive finance roles supporting SaaS and content businesses across the world, and most recently partnered with the chief technical officer of Thomson Reuter’s $1 billion Global Growth Organization to develop software solutions and professional services for emerging market clients.
Chapman has also served as the vice president of finance at Realtime Worlds, a venture-backed online entertainment company, where he was responsible for managing global financial, accounting, human resources, legal, and real estate operations. Chapman began his career at Ford Motor Company and Verizon Communications and earned his Master of Business Administration in finance and management from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University.