Robert Anderson is the Chief Executive of Best Western Australasia, the World’s Biggest Hotel Family. There are more than 180 independently owned and managed Best Western hotels across Australia, New Zealand and Fiji.
Prior to being appointed to Chief Executive in 2005, Robert was a member of Best Western for 23 years; 16 years as Director and four years as President/Chairman.
Robert has worked for American Express, Lintas Advertising and has a Bachelor of Business (UTS) and Master of Commerce (Hons) (UNSW).
He was the inaugural Best Western Global Leadership Award recipient and recently was awarded a HOSTPLUS ACES Award presented at the Accommodation Association of Australia Achievers’ Awards in 2012.
He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management.