Photographic portrait of Selina Short
Our biggest challenge is to ensure the net zero transition leaves no one behind. By looking through multiple lenses – diversity, affordability, transparency– we can drive toward a just transition and build a better working world.

Selina Short

EY Oceania Market Segment Leader - Built Environment & Resources

Sustainable cities champion. Intelligent buildings innovator. Passionate about helping our clients seize the upside of disruption .

As EY’s Managing Partner, Oceania Built Environment and Resources, Selina Short works with companies in asset-intensive, resource-heavy industries at the backbone of Australia’s economy.

Selina leads a team that is helping some of Australia’s largest companies to solve complex problems, while delivering energy to keep the lights on, buildings that shape our city skylines and minerals that make our world work.

Selina holds an M Commerce, B Economics and a Dip Education, and has studied the business of climate change with the University of Cambridge.

How Selina is building a better working world

Selina believes in the combined power of technological innovation and human ingenuity to solve the climate change challenge.

Selina works with businesses that are fundamental to the fabric of net zero transition – and sitting at the intersection of several sectors gives her oversight into common obstacles and multi-dimensional opportunities.

Selina helps EY clients to seize the upside of disruption – whether that’s to use green design as a pillar for CBD reactivation or to harness technology and data to drive energy efficient and human-centred workplaces.

As a vocal champion of cities, Selina is at the centre of conversations about how placemaking can fuel economic prosperity, liveability and sustainability for future generations.

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