Westfield Group's Peter Lowy to Deliver Commencement Address at UCLA Anderson

Westfield Group's Peter Lowy to Deliver Commencement Address at UCLA Anderson

Co-CEO of one of the world's largest retail property groups

PR Newswire

LOS ANGELES, March 14, 2013

LOS ANGELES, March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --UCLA Anderson School of Management
today announced that Peter Lowy, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Westfield
Group, will address this year's MBA, Fully Employed MBA (FEMBA), and Ph.D.
graduates. The graduation ceremony will take place on June 14, 2013, at 4:00
pm on Wilson Plaza at the UCLA campus.

Lowy, with 30 years' experience in the shopping center and real estate
investment trust industries, has been with Westfield Group since 1983.
Westfield Group is one of the world's largest retail property groups, with
investment interests in more than 100 shopping centers across five countries
(Australia, New Zealand, United States, United Kingdom, and Brazil) valued at
more than $64 billion. Prior to joining Westfield, Lowy worked in investment
banking in London and New York. 

Lowy also is the chairman of the Homeland Security Advisory Council for Los
Angeles County, serves on the RAND Corporation Executive Committee and Board
of Trustees, the Executive Committee of the Washington Institute for Near East
Policy, and is a director of the Lowy Institute for International Policy. He
has served as chairman of the American Jewish University and is currently
chairman of the board of The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles/TRIBE Media
Corp. Lowy is a member of the Wall Street Journal's CEO Council and serves on
the JRC's External Advisory Group for Public Policy & Finance at Princeton

"Peter's leadership with Westfield has been a source of innovation throughout
the shopping mall industry worldwide. We've been fortunate that he has lived
in Los Angeles for more than 20 years, and has focused on improving Southern
California's economy through the many Westfield malls in the region," said
Judy Olian, Dean of UCLA Anderson School of Management. "In addition to his
executive responsibilities, he has also been a committed and generous
philanthropist, and shows how to make an impact in the communities in which we
work and live."

Lowy holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of New South
Wales, Australia.

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