David Tubb SpinnakerTom Brooks

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Tom is a Senior Recruitment Consultant and has worked for Spinnaker since 2015. Tom works alongside Hayley Menere on the legal, P&I and insurance desk. He recruits into law firms, P&I clubs, insurers and shipping companies globally and has built up an impressive network within these businesses. He also counts being ‘Top Biller’ as one of his career highlights.

Tom studied Economics at the University of Essex and graduated with a 2:1 in 2010.

Tom is a qualified Rescue Diver and able to perform underwater rescues to a depth of 100ft. Similar to colleague David Tubb, Tom’s dream when younger was to be either a commercial or RAF pilot.

In his spare time, he enjoys playing squash and football and is an active supporter of local team Southend United.

Vacancy specialisms

In-house Lawyer, Insurance Broker, Legal Counsel, Marine Claims, Maritime Lawyer, Maritime Insurance, Maritime Solicitor, Underwriter.

Location specialisms  

All major shipping hubs globally, including Greece, Singapore and the UK.

What our clients and candidates say

“Tom was really clear from the start. In February 2023, he provided me with tips and orientation for the job interview and throughout the job process. His support was invaluable before the two job interviews that I had which were very challenging. I know without Tom’s support this would have been a tougher process. Tom is an outstanding recruiter. He always “chased” and cared that we got the job, always motivating me and pushing me to do my best at the job interviews.” 

Client testimonial 2023 

Get in touch

Contact Tom to find out what vacancies he is currently working on

Tom Brooks, Senior Recruitment Consultant