Del Frisco’s names Neil Thomson CFO

May 9, 2017

Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group Inc. has named Neil Thomson (left) chief financial officer, the company said Monday.

Thomson succeeds Tom Pennison, who has resigned but will assist in the transition, according to the Southlake, Texas-based operator, which owns the Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House, Del Frisco’s Grille and Sullivan’s Steakhouse brands.

Thomson most recently served as chief growth officer for the Pizza Hut Asia Pacific region, a division of Yum! Brands Inc. He was responsible for finance, development and supply chain functions for more than 4,500 restaurants.

“Throughout his extensive career, Neil has demonstrated his great talent in leading