David is the Chief Executive Officer of Alberts, a privately owned family company that has been operating in Australia since 1885. The company currently consists of a balanced investment portfolio, property assets, an operating farm, a family office, the ownership of music catalogues and the company’s philanthropic endeavour, The Tony Foundation.
David is a fifth generation Albert to work in the family business, joining Alberts in 2004. Before the move to Alberts, David spent a number of years working in marketing in various industry sectors. This included roles with telco’s, Optus and Telstra, and time working in the U.S.A. with various clients such as Coca-Cola and Kellogg’s.
David holds an MBA from the Macquarie Graduate School of Management, a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Sydney and a Masters from the University of Massachusetts. David is the Co-Chair of the Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy Australia Board (NRMTA), a Director of the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron and was until recently a Board Director of the Australasian Performing Right Association Limited (APRA), the Australasian Mechanical Copyright Owners Society Limited (AMCOS), and the Australasian Music Publishers Association Limited (AMPAL).
David will be joining the board on 14 February 2019.