Biographical details—Iain Anderson
Iain Anderson, Deputy Secretary
Iain Anderson is a Deputy Secretary of the Attorney-General's Department, responsible for the Legal Services and Families Group.
Since joining AGD in 1990 Iain has worked in many areas of the department, including as a practitioner in the Australian Government Solicitor Group.
Before becoming Deputy Secretary, Iain has led divisions responsible for:
- criminal justice
- strategic policy
- native title
- legal services
He has also been the department's Chief Operating Officer with responsibility for all enabling services, and has led the in-house legal area of the Australian Taxation Office.
Iain has degrees in law and economics from Sydney University.