Director of Human Resources
Scentre Group Limited
Janine Frew was appointed Director of Human Resources at Scentre Group Limited in December 2012. With over 25 years’ experience, Janine has extensive involvement across all disciplines of Human Resources including Employee Relations, OH&S, Training and Development, Recruitment and HR Planning in both the Retail and FMCG industries.
Janine joined Westfield in 2007 as the HR Business Partner for Shopping Centre Management. In 2010 her portfolio expanded to include all operational Divisions, incorporating Development, Design, Construction and Leasing. In 2011, Janine was appointed to the role of Human Resource Director for Westfield in the UK prior to the London Olympics and the opening of Westfield Stratford City.
Prior to joining Westfield, Janine held the position of Head of HR, Australia & NZ with the Coca-Cola Company as well as a long tenure with the Coles Myer Group.
Janine has been an active sponsor of the Scentre Group Connect forum which provides development opportunities for female talent. The Connect forum operates in all regions of the Scentre Group business and delivers education and training to support the leadership development activities of the Group. More recently, Janine sponsored the establishment of the Parents Connect forum encouraging working parents and carers to meet, share and learn from each other’s experiences. Janine personally mentors several young women through her association with the Australian Human Resources Institute, the Property Council of Australia and also within Scentre Group.