David J. Anderson (BS '71)
Academy of Alumni Fellows 2008
Anderson, who in 1971 earned a bachelor of science degree in business with a major in business economics and public policy at IU, joined Honeywell as senior vice president and CFO in June 2003. A member of Honeywell's senior leadership team, Anderson is responsible for all corporate finance activities including tax, accounting, treasury, audit, investments, financial planning and acquisitions. He also plays a key role in communicating Honeywell's key strategies and financial performance to Wall Street.
Prior to joining Honeywell, Anderson was senior vice president and CFO of ITT Industries, where he had responsibility for financial management, information technology and corporate development. Prior to joining ITT Industries, Anderson worked at Newport News Shipbuilding, where he was senior vice president and CFO. In that role, he successfully led the effort in 1996 to establish Newport News Shipbuilding as a stand-alone public company.
Previously, he also held senior financial positions with RJR Nabisco and The Quaker Oats Co. He received an MBA from the University of Chicago in 1977.