Andrew McKellar joined the Australian Chamber as CEO in August 2021. He is an experienced international executive who specialises in public policy, advocacy, and leadership of member-based organisations.
Prior to joining the Australian Chamber, Andrew was CEO of the Australian Trucking Association.
Andrew returned to Australia in early 2021, following a six-year tenure as Secretary General for Mobility at the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), based in Paris. The FIA is the governing body for world motor sport and the leading international network for mobility and touring organisations, representing around 240 member organisations in more than 140 countries.
From 2011 to 2014, Andrew was Chief Executive of the Australian Automobile Association, the national peak-body representing Australia’s leading motoring organisations including the NRMA, RACV, RACQ, RAA (SA), RAC (WA), and RACT.
He was Chief Executive of the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) from 2007 until 2011, representing the interests of vehicle manufacturers and importers.
Earlier his career Andrew worked in government, serving as a senior adviser to successive Federal industry ministers from 1996 until the end of 1998. He also served in the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, the Commonwealth Treasury and Queensland Treasury.
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