David Underwood

Insight & Innovation Leader of CSAA Insurance Group


David is a global business and talent innovator with a focus on cultural and organizational systems change. He has international experience across multiple industry sectors and has held executive positions in talent management and executive development with Hewlett-Packard, Elan Pharmaceuticals, Baxter International and John Wiley & Sons Publishing. He is co-founder of an app-based technology startup, Room8, based in Silicon Valley where he leads analytics, customer service and human resources. Prior to launching this business, he led the innovation strategy and cultural change initiative for CSAA Insurance Group. He holds a B.S. in Biology and Chemical Engineering, a Masters in Biochemistry and has completed post graduate work in Human and Organizational Systems Change.