Mr. Thomas N. Thompson began his reinsurance career in 1985 as a Claims Account Representative with the leading brokerage firm E.W. Blanch Co. (now part of the Aon Benfield Group). In 1987, Mr. Thompson completed E.W. Blanch Co.'s world renowned reinsurance training program in the top 15% of his class and joined the company's Midwest Sales and Service Unit shortly thereafter. As a Senior Account Representative for E.W. Blanch Co., Tom was responsible for all phases of the reinsurance process including program analysis, design and placement, and coordination of all technical servicing responsibilities.
In 1989, Mr. Thompson was selected to oversee the transition of E.W. Blanch Co.'s London placed reinsurance business from E.W. Blanch Co. (UK) to Carter, Wilkes and Fane, a Willis Faber Company. While in London, Tom successfully placed a number of programs directly into Lloyds of London for the January 1, 1990 renewal season.
In 1994, Mr. Thompson accepted a treaty brokerage position with Sedgwick Re (now part of Guy Carpenter/Marsh & McLennan). While at Sedgwick Re Tom was directly involved in the production of several new accounts and the servicing of Sedgwick Re's existing client base.
Since entering the reinsurance industry, Tom has placed and serviced over 250 reinsurance contracts ranging in diversity from property catastrophe to medical malpractice reinsurance.
In 1998, Mr. Thompson formed Reinsurance Results to specialize in the identification and recovery of overpaid reinsurance premium and under-ceded reinurance loss through forensic audits.
Mr. Thompson has earned the following designations:
- 1993 - Masters in Business Administration (Magna Cum Laude) - University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN
- 1994 - Associate in Reinsurance (ARe)
- 1995 - Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU)