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Mark Thomas

Partner & Director - Technology

Mark Thomas is Partner & Director of our Technology division in the UK. 

Boasting 12+ years of experience in the recruitment market, Mark joined Eames from a technology recruitment provider and has specialised in the financial services sector for the entirety of his career.

Personally specialising in IT, technology and change, Mark’s expertise spans:

  • All senior-level appointments in IT/Change/Tech (including, but not limited to: CIO’s, CTO’s, CDO, CISO, Head of Delivery, Architecture, change, project management, software, development, infra, etc)

  • Architecture (solution, enterprise, technical, security, data, etc)

  • Project/Programme Managers & Directors, delivery leads, PMO

  • Business Analysis / Business Architecture / Product Managers

  • Insurance SME’s: Guidewire, duckcreek, claims, policy admin, underwriting techies, consultants

  • Change Managers

Get Behind the Desk... with Mark Thomas on his new podcast. ​Subscribe for inspiring stories with technology leaders from the insurance and insurtech space. 

  • "​I had very good communication from Mark and he was very knowledgeable on the role and wider organisation. "

  • "​One of the best recruiters I've worked with. He was dedicated to keeping the process moving and answering questions as they arose. Mark did a great job of balancing my needs with the employer. A difficult task, well-executed."

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Behind the Desk... with David Germain, CIO at RSA

In my fourth episode of Behind the Desk with Mark Thomas, I'm joined by RSA Chief Information Officer (CIO), David Germain.In this episode, David and I talk in detail about his career, from startin...

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Behind the Desk... with Joanne Safo, former CIO at Digital Partners

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Behind the Desk... with Rebecca Bunyan, CIO at Lloyd's of London

In the first episode of Behind the Desk with Mark Thomas, I'm joined by Lloyd's of London Chief Information and Change Officer, Rebecca Bunyan.Rebecca has been at Lloyd's for just over a year and h...

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