FORMER Ports Australia chief executive David Anderson has been inducted as a general member (AM) in the Queen’s Birthday honours list.

The former public servant was awarded for “significant service to the maritime and road transport industries”.

Ports Australia has released a statement congratulating their former boss.


“David has poured countless hours into our sector. His dedication to sound public policy for the logistics, freight and supply chains with a focus on ports has improved Australia,” PA stated.

“At the helm of Ports Australia, he was instrumental to the active policy reputation we enjoy today.

“We would like to thank him for that legacy and all his contributions to the broader sector. Congratulations on an honour well deserved.”