Chief Financial Officer

Daniel Underwood

Dan joined VTCT in April 2013, having worked in a variety of roles prior to joining the company. After achieving an MEng in Aerospace Engineer at the University of Southampton, Dan joined QinetiQ, on their graduate scheme where he got to experience a number of “firsts” including spending a week aboard HMS Ark Royal. In 2007, he took the decision to retrain as an accountant and moved to Smith and Williamson where he achieved his Chartered Accountant status (ACA). After this Dan, joined the University of Southampton, progressing to Deputy Head of Faculty in Finance before joining VTCT.

Dan originally joined VTCT as the Finance Manager and progressively took on additional responsibility including ICT, Facilities and Customer Support. In 2015, Dan was promoted in to the position of Chief Financial Officer.

Outside of work Dan enjoys road cycling and playing squash when his young family allow.

Dan says
“VTCT is a fantastic employer who looks after its staff and I am happy to have the opportunity to contribute to our future success. Although relatively new to VTCT and the Vocational Training & Education Awarding industry, I have brought my previous experience to help ensure we provide a consistent and “simple” solution to our customers wherever possible.“