Eric S. Anderson joined Cummings Properties in 1999. He began as an associate property manager at Cummings Center, the firm's 2 million-square-foot campus in Beverly, before transferring to the Woburn headquarters, and then he steadily rose through the ranks. In 2013, he was appointed executive vice president, becoming one of only three people to hold this post in the history of the Company. In 2018, he was appointed president.
A 1998 graduate of Colby College, Anderson is a United States Marine Corps veteran. During his early years with the Company, he continued his military service as a Marine reservist. He was called to active duty twice, reporting first to Camp Lejeune in North Carolina and then to Iraq.
Honored as one of Boston Business Journal's "40 under 40" in 2013, Anderson previously served as a member of the Board of Overseers at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, and he is vice president and treasurer of New Horizons at Marlborough, one of two retirement communities owned by Cummings Foundation. He also founded Massachusetts Association of Business Incubators. Anderson and his wife, Kari, live in Westford, Massachusetts with their two children.