Prepare to be impressed by the Thomson team. Your safety, comfort and enjoyment are top priority to the best in the business

A huge part of what makes your trip with Thomson an amazing experience is down to the team — from the expert guides to operations specialists in the office. Every part of the Thomson team work tirelessly to make sure your trip goes smoothly from start to finish.

The Team

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Peter Thomson

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Peter Thomson


Founder / Owner


Peter Thomson


Founder / Owner


The figurehead of Thomson Bike Tours, Peter never stops riding. Since setting up the Company back in 2001 Peter’s covered over 200,000 km on the bike and grown the business into what it is today.

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Jacinta McHale


Spectator Tours Manager


Jacinta McHale


Spectator Tours Manager


A true pro, Jacinta’s wild personality and boundless energy make for a truly exceptional experience. Jacinta lives in the French Alps and she designs, manages and guides the trips. Her connections will get you the ultimate insider access and her antics will have you howling with laughter.

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Martin Lockley


The Domestique


Martin Lockley


The Domestique


Martin is the other half of the act, an essential part of the duo. Runner, luggage carrier, drinks fetcher and all round great guy, he keeps the wheels turning.

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Chris Pope


The Lantern Rouge


Chris Pope


The Lantern Rouge


Chris is our part timer helper and is on hand when we need back up.

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Jose


The Team Coach Driver


Jose


The Team Coach Driver


As an official Tour de France Vehicle driver, Jose is experienced in navigating mountain roads and famous climbs, as we drive through hoards of fans.

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Francisco


The Team Bus Driver


Francisco


The Team Bus Driver


Francisco is calm and sleek, an eye for a great exit strategy and making sure your journey is smooth.

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Michael Collins


Financial / Operations Director


Michael Collins


Financial / Operations Director


Michael is the steady hand on the helm at Thomson. As Operations Director and financial wiz, it’s Michael’s job to coordinate the team, guests and logistics for all the trips we run.

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Leeanne Wills


Customer Relations Coordinator


Leeanne Wills


Customer Relations Coordinator


Leeanne heads up the back office and is our key link to organizing all the hotels and logistics. She ensures all details are in perfect order prior to the start of your trip. If you need to coordinate something special for your trip, Leeanne is your go-to person.

Paula Martinez

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Paula Martinez


Financial Coordinator


Paula Martinez


Financial Coordinator


Paula keeps the books organized in the office and provides support to Michael and Nancy. Her attention to detail is always present in everything she does.

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Nancy Cantú


Office Manager


Nancy Cantú


Office Manager


As Office Manager Nancy runs a tight ship. Working closely with Michael, Leeanne and Paula she ensures Thomson keeps on riding.

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Paul Rogen


Vice President


Paul Rogen


Vice President


Paul is the voice of calm and reason as he answers any questions you might have before joining a Thomson trip. Based out of Connecticut, Paul heads our US office.