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).