Private Sector Member
Appointed November 2018
Marika Calfas is the Chief Executive Officer of NSW Ports, the private sector organisation responsible for managing Port Botany and Port Kembla and the intermodal terminals at Cooks River and Enfield in New South Wales, Australia.
Marika has over 20 years’ experience in the port sector across a range of portfolio areas including port planning and development, infrastructure management, strategy, sustainability and environment.
Marika is passionate about driving efficiency across port supply chains, informing the wider community and decision makers of the importance and value of ports to our lives and the economy, and identifying new opportunities to build supply chain system productivity and resilience.
Marika represents the sector advising government on industry reform agendas including the Federal Government’s Simplified Trade System Industry Advisory Committee. She is also a Director of TT Club, an international insurer for the transport and logistics industry, Deputy Chair of Ports Australia and Infrastructure Partnerships Australia, Council member of the Australian Logistics Council and Australia’s representative to PIANC's (International Waterborne Transport Association’s) Environmental Commission.
Marika holds an Engineering Degree (Environmental), Masters of Engineering Management and Masters of Environmental Law.