A former Head Boy at Stewart's Melville College, Thompson currently studies at Glasgow University, where he also turns out for Tennent’s Premiership side Glasgow Hawks.
Thompson has represented Edinburgh at U16, U18 and U20 level, whilst he has also played on the international stage with Scotland U16 and U18.
Sport runs in the stand-off's family, as his grandfather has played cricket for Scotland, whilst his uncle played rugby league for Scotland.
Thompson was named in the Scotland U20 squad for the 2018 World Rugby U20 Championship in France.
Date of birth: 10/04/99
Place of birth: Edinburgh
France, Italy, Ireland
Wales (replacement), France, England, Ireland, Italy, Italy, Argentina (replacement), England, Ireland (replacement), Georgia (replacement)