Richard Anderson joined the Independent Age Board in 2020 and is also Chair of our Engagement Committee. 

He is passionate about the use of technological innovation for social good and has over 30 years’ experience advising innovators in both the commercial and not-for-profit sectors. He is a Managing Partner at healthcare specialists Sciad Communications in London and Chair of Bowel Cancer UK. 

Before founding his current business, Richard was Chair of Europe, Middle East and Africa for Burson-Marstellar, a WPP subsidiary. Prior to that he spent five years at Chime Communications plc as Managing Director of Health.