Our Team

Norman Thompson ACII

Joint Managing Director

Founding Director of Thompson Insurances and an associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute with Chartered status. He was a member of the Irish Brokers Association Council in its inaugural year 1990/1991 and has served on the Associations Non Life Committee. Prior to establishing Thompson Insurances Norman had 16 years experience within the insurance industry initially with an insurer and subsequently with a major national broking house.

Direct: 01 4817708
Mobile: 086 2519741


Joint Managing Director

Shane joined Thompson Insurances in 2007. He holds a Bachelor of Social Science (Hons) degree from University College Dublin. On completion of his ACII Shane was designated a Chartered Insurance Broker by the Chartered Insurance Institute. He was awarded the Insurance Institute of Dublin President's Prize for best overall ACII results for the class of 2014. On completion of his FCII in 2017 Shane was elected a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute. Shane has wide ranging local and international experience particularly around Construction Projects, Infrastructure Projects, Real Estate, Oil Distribution, Telecommunications, Media, Technology, Aircraft Leasing, Leisure & Hospitality, Manufacturing and Events. He is the broker of record for a number of national associations, has sat on various industry committee's and is a Non Executive Director of Brokers Federation of Ireland.

Direct: 01 4817716
Mobile: 087 6751609

Brendan Drumm ACII

Director - Head of Corporate Broking

Brendan joined the company in 2008 to head up and manage our Large Corporate team. He is an associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute. Brendan has 40 years experience managing large corporate risks in the construction/ civil engineering sectors. Brendan was previously a director with Coyle Hamilton where he had sole responsibility for managing their construction account which included a large proportion of the top ten building/ civil engineering contractors in Ireland.

Direct: 01 4817713
Mobile: 087 2458502

Catherine Lee QFA RPA

Director - Financial Advisor

Catherine has been working with Thompson Insurances for over 21 years and is a Qualified Financial Advisor. Catherine leads the Life & Pensions team focusing on customer care and retention.

Direct: 01 4817709
Mobile: 086 8123371

Sinead Reilly FCCA

Director - Finance

Heading up the finance team at Thompson Insurances Sinead has played an important role in the growth and development of Thompson Insurances since joining the Company in 2002. With a BSc in Management and FCCA qualification Sinead plays a significant role within the team. Sinead is a Fellow of The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.

Direct: 01 4817724
Mobile: 087 7523345

John Meagher CIP

Associate Director - Senior Corporate Account Executive

John has been with Thompson Insurances since 1989. He is responsible for the management of a substantial book of high value clients within the large corporate team. John manages a diverse portfolio consisting of construction, technology, telecommunications, media and large property risks including substantial high net worth clients.

Direct: 01 4817710
Mobile: 086 8115982

David Percy CIP

Associate Director - Senior Corporate Account Executive

David joined Thompson Insurances in 2001. He manages a portfolio of commercial clients within the large corporate team. Client’s include a wide variety of industries including technology, construction, entertainment, advertising, importation and distribution as well as large property risks.

Direct: 01 4817717
Mobile: 086 8510996

Alan Byrne CIP

Associate Director - SME & Schemes

Alan joined Thompson Insurances in 2013 from a large independent brokerage in order to progress his career and hone his management skills. He is responsible for managing the SME Department, as well as a substantial book of commercial clients. His department incorporates SME, Schemes and Personal Lines. Clients serviced by his department come from a variety of sectors including retail, professions, construction, tradesmen and leisure.

Direct: 01 4817718
Mobile: 087 6528922