Congratulations Mark & Kim!

We would like to congratulate Mark Parkinson and Kim Woods on their recent examinations successes. Mark has now achieved Certified Insurance Practitioner (CIP) and Kim is now APA accredited with the Insurance Institute of Ireland. Well done Mark & Kim!

Congratulations Lorraine – 10 Years in Service!

We are delighted to congratulate Lorraine Simpson on reaching the very significant milestone of 10 years service with Thomond Underwriting this month. Considering she only looks 19 it is hard to believe for us all, although in fairness she was … Continue reading

Congratulations Michelle Curran ACII!

Thomond would like to congratulate Michelle Curran who has recently achieved her Advanced Diploma in Insurance. Michelle has been with Thomond since 2008 and is one our most experienced Underwriters. She joins Lorraine Simpson and Emma Jones from Thomond in … Continue reading

BII Annual Awards Cermony

TUL are delighted that Lorraine Simpson, Jonathan Simpson and Kerry Nixon were invited and attended the annual Awards ceremony in Queens University Belfast. Kerry and Jonathan received their Diploma in Insurance.  Lorraine Simpson received her Advanced Diploma, and furthermore, was … Continue reading


Congratulations to all who participated and achieved their ILM Certificate in Effective Management and Leadership Development Programme. Jackie Elliott, Jonathan Simpson, Lorraine Simpson, Sharon Slack, Emma Jones.

Exam Winners visit Lloyds with the Insurance Institute

Following on from Joy and Lorraine’s exam success last year, the Belfast Insurance Institute kindly invited them as prize winners on a trip to London. The ladies started their trip with a visit of the CII building in Aldermanbury where … Continue reading

Jedi Jim Inspires Local Insurers

Thomond Underwriting is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the Belfast Insurance Institute Premium Masterclass series.  Representatives from Thomond Underwriting were joined by Finalist of the BBC’s The Apprentice and now Regional Director of Groupon in Ireland, Jim Eastwood, as … Continue reading


Five thrill seekers from Thomond Underwriting bravely undertook to abseil down the Obel Building in Belfast in April 2013. Standing at 88m (289ft) high with 28 floors, the Obel is the tallest building in Belfast. Declan Rasdale, Emma Jones, Jackie … Continue reading

Congratulations Lorraine!

Lorraine Simpson passed her final exam in February 2013 and is now ACII qualified. Lorraine joined TUL in June 2008 and after a successful start in Credit Control, progressing to Team Leader, Lorraine has recently moved to an Underwriting role. … Continue reading

Strictly Come Dancing!

Thomond Underwriting Managing Director John O’Driscoll is putting on his dancin’ shoes and entering strictly come dancing! John is putting all embarrassment aside for two very worthy charities. The Irish Wheelchair Rugby (who operate North and South and can be … Continue reading