23 October 2019
Today we announced the twenty individuals and organisations that have been shortlisted as finalists for the 2019 Australian Impact Investment Awards. The Awards are an opportunity for organisations and individuals to showcase and be recognised for their expertise, commitment and outstanding activity in the Australian impact investing ecosystem. We thank the judges Rosemary Addis, Abhilash Mudaliar and Teena Blewitt for kindly volunteering their time to serve on the judging panel for the Awards.
The shortlisted finalists are listed below by category:
Impact Entrepreneur of the Year
Impact Asset Owner of the Year
Impact Asset Manager of the Year
Impact Market Builder of the Year
- B Lab Australia & New Zealand
- Pacific Trade Invest Australia (PTIA)
- ImpaQT Qld
- Social Outcomes
- Social Ventures Australia
We congratulate all of the shortlisted finalists and thank all who put in a nomination. The winners will be announced at the Impact Investment Summit Asia Pacific Dinner on 13 November 2019 at the Sofitel, Darling Harbour at which Radek Sali will deliver an inspiring keynote address “Conscious Leadership: A Call to the Impact Community.”
The Department of Social Services is committed to recognising innovation and excellence in the sector, and we thank the Department for sponsoring the Awards. We are honoured that the Hon Michelle Landry MP, Assistant Minister for Children and Families will deliver a short speech prior to presenting the winners with their awards on 13 November.