Acting Chief Executive
John Underwood was appointed to the Freshwater board in June 2006.
In the 1980s, he was an award-winning TV reporter and presenter and worked for the BBC, ITV and Channel Four before becoming director of communications for the Labour Party. He founded Clear Communications in 1991 and built it into one of the leading communication agencies in the healthcare sector
In addition to his work for Freshwater, John holds an honorary chair at the University of Glasgow and is the director of the Centre for Health Communications Research & Excellence at Bucks New University.