Managing Director / Executive Producer Hugh Broder is a veteran of all aspects of live action, animation, and post production for TV commercials, infomercials, branded content, web advertising, documentaries, and live shows…across all budget levels. Before joining The Underground, Hugh was head of production at BBDO Detroit and head of integrated production at Walmart, winning awards for creating and producing content for a range of brands from cars to package goods.
Executive Producer / Head of Post Production Nick Strange Thye is an international producer who was formerly an executive producer at Chimney in his native Denmark. Directly before joining The Underground Nick was a senior producer at The Mill, where he oversaw a range of award-winning projects for the top agencies in New York.
Creative Director / Lead Flame Artist Nic Seresin oversees the creative vision for The Underground and also serves as its lead Flame artist, working directly with clients to bring their ideas to life and maintain consistent artistry across all projects. He has spent more than 20 years crafting dynamic visuals in advertising, film, music video and digital projects and has worked at some of the industry’s top shops in both London and New York, earning numerous industry accolades along the way, including Cannes Lions, BTAA, and D&AD awards.
Lead CG Artist Alex Harman oversees CGI for both The Underground and sister company P2P Retouching. He is an expert at creating brand imagery as well as bringing still images to life in dynamic animations.