Mark Anderson has been Collingwood’s Chief Executive Officer since taking over from interim CEO Peter Murphy in March 2018. He is a highly experienced and successful sports administrator who has previously worked for Essendon, Hockey Australia and Swimming Australia.
Anderson was the Bombers’ Chief Commercial Officer, where he helped deliver then-record financial results for the club. He then became Chief Executive Officer at Hockey Australia, where he oversaw a 35 per cent increase in organisational revenue and the creation of the International Super Series hockey tournament.
He was appointed Swimming Australia’s CEO in 2013. During his time there, the national swim team finished second on the medal tally at the 2016 Rio Olympics and Swimming Australia secured record sponsorship revenue.