Our People

Managing Director

tbFollowing fourteen years of deep sea experience on all vessel types and in all ranks, Captain Thomas Brown graduated from Plymouth University with a BSc (Hons) in Marine Technology and Maritime Law before spending seven years working at a senior level in the claims department of a leading International Group P&I Club.


nickNick has worked in the London insurance and reinsurance market for the last 20 years. Immediately prior to his involvement with Seacurus, Nick was Divisional Director of Financial Risks for QBE Europe, where he was responsible for the underwriting of financial guaranty insurance for shipping, aviation and property assets. Nick has a BSC (Hons) in International Shipping and Maritime Law from Plymouth University and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Surrey.

Account Manager – Marine Special Risks

angusIn 2012 Angus completed four years of study and was awarded a First Class BA (Hons) degree in Business with Marketing from Northumbria University. As an undergraduate Angus spent his summers working for an offshore shipbrokers gaining considerable exposure to the marine industry; this developed into a desire to pursue a career in marine insurance. Angus is now seeking to gain further qualifications through The Chartered Insurance Institute.

Assistant Underwriter

Patrick graduated from Newcastle University in 2014 with a BSc (Hons) in Agri-Business Management. He then worked for an energy and marine insurance broker for around 2 years as an assistant account manager where he gained experience in various marine lines. He also spent time with several underwriters and brokers giving him an understanding of the London market.

Financial Controller

joanne_thumbFor the last 13 years Joanne has worked as a Financial Administrator in the retail and banking sectors. Prior to joining Seacurus as Financial Controller, Joanne was the Finance Manager at Newcastle Building Society where she was responsible for financial reporting, authorisation of payments, allocation of funds and customer liaison for the third party arm of the business.

Risk Analyst

steve_jonesFollowing a decade as a navigation officer in the merchant navy, Steven Jones graduated from Liverpool John Moores University with a BSc (Hons) in Maritime Studies before moving into fraud investigations and maritime security. He has worked within the Risk Management department of a leading International Group P&I Club and advised a number of high profile shipping companies and organisations on risk and security.