Global Conference 2010
Group Managing Director, Westfield Group
Peter Lowy is Group Managing Director of the Westfield Group, the world′s largest publicly traded retail real estate company, with an equity market capitalization of approximately $27 billion. Westfield has investment interests in 119 shopping centers in the U.S., United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand, with a gross value of approximately $54 billion. Before joining Westfield in 1983, Lowy worked in investment banking in London and New York. Lowy serves on the board and executive committee of the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts and on the management board of the European Public Real Estate Association. He also sits on the boards of the Lowy Institute for International Policy in Australia and the Rand Corp. as well as the executive committee of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. He holds a bachelor′s degree from the University of New South Wales, Australia.