Thomas Sponholtz
Co-Chief Executive Officer & ChairmanUnison
Thomas Sponholtz is the Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chairman for Unison Home Ownership Investors. Thomas founded the company in 2005, and leads the company’s overall strategic direction. He has more than 20 years of experience building large-scale consumer finance and investment management businesses.

Sponholtz was the co-head of active fixed income in Barclays Global Investors’ $130B Fixed Income Group, and instrumental in launching the first Fixed Income iShares (ETF) at Barclay’s Global Investors. While at Alex Brown, he spearheaded the first-ever issuance of Collateralized Mortgage Obligation (CMO) capability in Europe in partnership with European banks.

Thomas Sponholtz is an Economist from Niels Brock International Business School, Copenhagen Denmark.