Craig Parker is a Senior Director within the Corporate Ratings group of S&P Global Ratings. Based in Melbourne, Craig is the Joint Global Real Estate Coordinator and the Regional Leader for S&P Global Ratings Asian REIT (real estate investment trust) ratings. He is also the Regional Leader for Recovery ratings. Craig maintains ratings surveillance on a portfolio of companies in the building materials, engineering & construction, packaging, real estate, and retail sectors in Australia.
Craig joined S&P Global Ratings in 1994 as a Rating Analyst, covering various analytical roles, mainly analyzing corporations based in Asia-Pacific. In addition, Craig has spent time working in S&P Global Ratings New York and Hong Kong offices, working primarily as an analyst in the mining and metals and real estate sectors.
Before joining S&P Global Ratings, Craig worked for Australia and New Zealand Banking Group and Capel Court Investment Bank in investment banking-related roles. He covered a variety of sectors, including infrastructure, natural resources, and real estate. Craig is a Fellow of Financial Services Institute of Australasia (Finsia), and he is a regular presenter at the Property Council of Australia’s postgraduate diploma course.