Ben Ellis

Retail CEO

Ben has been with our Retail division and CQR portfolio for longer than anyone else at Charter Hall.

After 22 years in the business, Ben leads our Retail sector with deep bench strength, strong funds management experience and excellent long-term relationships to achieve mutual success.

Ben’s agile and dynamic career with Charter Hall underpins his unique and detailed understanding of every aspect of the Retail portfolio including strong tenant customer relationships.

Prior to become Retail CEO, Ben held several roles with Charter Hall including the Head of Capital Transactions for 2.5 years, overseeing more than $25 billion of gross transactions across all sectors.

Ben was also Head of Wholesale within the Retail division, growing the Wholesale (Retail) platform to nearly $8 billion over a 5-year period. Ben brings significant experience to the Charter Hall Retail platform, from leasing to asset and development management, domestically and abroad.

Ben is driven by his passion to foster strong and sustainable relationships that add value for investors, tenant customers, partners and communities.

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Ben Ellis
Retail CEO
Charter Hall