David Anderson was appointed the Director of Television in March 2017.

Prior to his appointment, David was the Director of the ABC’s Digital Network and Strategy & Planning divisions.

David has enjoyed a successful career in the broadcast and media industry with a long history in television executive management and a strong track record delivering successful transformation projects.

David worked in his capacity as Director of Strategy & Planning to refocus expenditure in the organisation towards audience-focused content, products and services.

In his role as Director of Digital Network, David was afforded the opportunity to lead the organisation’s digital transformation by looking at ways to engage new audiences online and creating a personalised and connected online network.

David also maintains a position on the Screenrights board.


Director of Television

360 In Conversation with David Anderson, Director of TV, ABC & Chris Oliver-Taylor, Managing Director, Matchbox Pictures

Conference Hall 3, Level 2

The suit vs the creative. Two of the Australian TV industry’s most dynamic executives go  head to head on the issues driving our screens. Speakers: David Anderson – Director of Television, ABC Moderator: Chris Oliver-Taylor – Managing Director, Matchbox Pictures

In Conversation