Thomas Abel is a Managing Partner of the Funk Group. He is in charge of sales management and planning, the Key Account Division, as well as the expert departments for property insurance, technical insurance, transport and vehicle insurance.
 
Thomas Abel was born in Essen in 1957 and grew up in East Frisia. He first completed his training as an insurance broker before getting his degree in business administration in Cologne in 1985. After his degree, he worked for an industrial insurance broker firm in Bremen and then as a branch head for a large broker firm in Hamburg. He has been working for Funk since 1997, where he was appointed a Managing Director in 2001 and joined the joined the group of managing partners group of partners in 2007.