Searching around the world for fresh faces, Thomas is tasked with the challenge of crafting the runway line-ups for a slew of brands, from Christopher Shannon and Alexander Wang to Lanvin and Balenciaga.
Thomas studied fashion at Edinburgh College of Arts. Once graduated he started working as a pattern cutter at Alexander McQueen . He then went on to assist Cypriot-born stylist and fashion editor Panos Yiapanis , followed by Another Man creative director Alister Mackie .
Whilst working with Mackie, Thomas was casting jobs on the side. Mackie approached Thomas to cast men for a Lanvin campaign, which he has been doing for the past few years. Following his casting stint at Lanvin, Thomas set up his own fashion casting agency, Arqa.
Additionally, Thomas is a casting director for fashion publications including Arena Homme +, Interview, Self-Service, System, WSJ Magazine, Bon, Re-edition and Hero.