2021 Winner – Elizabeth Craig

Left to right: Peter Allen, SCCA Chairman and CEO, Scentre Group; Greg Chubb, Retail CEO, Charter Hall; Elizabeth Craig, Digital Solutions Manager, Charter Hall (Winner); Angus Nardi, Executive Director, Shopping Centre Council of Australia. 

The Shopping Centre Council of Australia (SCCA) has named Elizabeth Craig, Digital Solutions Manager, Charter Hall, as the 2021 winner of the prestigious Frank Lowy Fellowship.

Elizabeth led a team to develop and deliver several innovative solutions for the Charter Hall Retail business including a digital platform to automate tenant customer sales collection that solved a number of process pain points and defects within the portfolio.

Elizabeth also developed and delivered a customer centric national social media strategy to mitigate the disruption caused by COVID-19 across the Charter Hall retail portfolio.

Nominees for the Frank Lowy Fellowship 2021 were evaluated by a judging panel comprised of Peter Allen, Chairman of the SCCA and CEO of Scentre Group, along with other SCCA Directors; Kelly Miller, General Manager – Retail, Mirvac; Greg Chubb, Deputy Chairman of the SCCA and Retail CEO, Charter Hall; Craig Newman, Managing Director, Real Estate, Blackstone Group (Australia) and; Chris Barnett, Head of Retail, The GPT Group.

The 2021 Frank Lowy Fellowship winner, Elizabeth Craig, will receive a grant of $20,000 to put towards their continued education.

Elizabeth has proposed in her nomination to undertake an Innovation Through Design Thinking course at The London School of Business and well as a Digital Disruption: Digital Transformation Strategies at the University of Cambridge. Elizabeth will also attend the Disruptive Innovation Summit in Sydney in 2022.

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