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The real estate industry’s entire purpose is to support people — and we can do this better in a digital world. By elevating our focus on people, we will also improve the value of real estate.

Selina Short

EY Oceania Market Segment Leader – Built Environment & Resources

Expert in intelligent buildings and smart cities. Champion of innovation and the strategic importance of cities.

Selina is EY Oceania's Built Environment and Resources Market Segment Leader. She is a member of EY Oceania Executive Leadership team, with managerial responsibility for the resources, energy and real estate portfolio. She is also part of EY Global Real Estate and Construction Leadership team, with responsibility for innovation, and leads EY knowledge collaboration with Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Center for Real Estate.

Selina has a track record of leading solution development bringing placemaking, technology and analytics to address market needs.

Selina holds an M Commerce, B Economics and a Dip Education.

How Selina is building a better working world

Selina is passionate about understanding the interplay between real estate, and its technological, societal and geopolitical influences. She is a vocal champion of cities, and the role they play in fuelling the economic prosperity, liveability and sustainability of future generations.

Selina is a member of the Property Council of Australia’s National Cities Roundtable. She is also a member of the Property CEO Champions of Change, leading visible action to enhance gender equality in real estate.

A firm believer in seizing the upside of disruption and the power of innovation, Selina is committed to driving debate on the role of the built environment in creating equitable and prosperous communities to deliver a better working world.

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