Directors

Russell Thynne Cert CII

Russell runs Mathews Comfort Insurance Brokers in Oxford which became part of the J Bennett family in 2017. Russell started as an apprentice there in 1999 and was appointed a Director in 2009,   

Mathews Comfort was established in 1851 (www.mathewscomfort.com) and enjoys the privilege of being the only Insurance Brokers in Oxford itself, with the competition having come and gone over the years.  Russell ensures that it runs as smoothly as it has always done and looks after some of our largest and most prestigious clients.  He is a welcome addition to the J Bennett board. 

Mark Nicholl ACII

Mark has worked within the insurance industry since 1984 during which time he has been employed by what was then Alexander Stenhouse in Birmingham, before moving on to join Avon Insurance, part of the NFU Group, as an Inspector. Having obtained his ACII Qualification in 1995 he joined Osbornes Insurance in Thame, becoming in due course, Joint Owner and Director.

Mark has vast experience is all aspects of Commercial Insurance and is a welcome addition to the J Bennett & Son team where he is responsible for his developing client bank and has overall charge of our product development strategy.