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INFINZ Awards


INFINZ is delighted to announce and congratulate the 2022 INFINZ Award winners.

The Awards recognise innovation and excellence in New Zealand's financial sector eco-system and are the leading financial industry awards across New Zealand's calendar year.
The winners of the INFINZ Awards categories were presented at the prestigious black-tie Gala Dinner on Thursday 26 May 2022, at Shed 10, Queens Wharf, Auckland City.

For photographic and video coverage of the evening, click here

THE winners ARE:

CRAIGS INVESTMENT PARTNERS - Best Investor Relations Award

  • Contact Energy

GUARDIAN TRUST - NZ Debt Market Issue of the Year

  • Contact Energy Limited’s NZD$225m Green Capital Bond
    Joint Arrangers and Joint Lead Managers: Craigs Investment Partners, Forsyth Barr
    Joint Lead Manager & Green Programme Co-ordinator: BNZ

CHAPMAN TRIPP - Diversified Growth Fund Manager of the Year

  • Milford Asset Management

FITCH RATINGS - Innovation in Financial Services

  • Community Finance: Mainstreaming impact investment

MinterEllisonRuddWatts - M&A Transaction of the Year

  • Mercury’s NZD$797m acquisition of Tilt Renewables’ New Zealand assets
    Joint Financial Advisers: Citigroup Global Capital Markets Australia, Forsyth Barr

HUNTER CAMPBELL - ESG Award

  • Kiwibank

PwC - NZ Equity Market Transaction of the Year

  • EBOS Group’s NZD$845m Placement and Retail Offer
    Financial Adviser, Debt Arranger, Sole Lead Manager, Bookrunner
    and Underwriter: Macquarie

BDO - Mid-Market Transaction of the Year   

  • Sale of majority stake in Fertility Associates Limited
    Lead Financial Adviser: Cameron Partners

BLOOMBERG - Excellence in Treasury

  • Mercury NZ

TAX MANAGEMENT NZ - Excellence in Institutional and Corporate Banking

  • Westpac - Excellence in Leading & Accelerating Sustainable Finance

UNIVERSITY OF AUCKLAND BUSINESS SCHOOL - Emerging Leader of the Year

  • Sharesies 3EO: Brooke Roberts, Leighton Roberts, Sonya Williams

NZX - Research Report of the Year

  • From upstairs to downstairs trading: Evidence from a highly segmented market
    Authors: Jędrzej Białkowski, Sanghyun Hong, Moritz Wagner

PUBLIC TRUST - Debt Deal of the Year

  • Whakatāne Mill Limited debt financing
    Borrower: Whakatāne Mill Limited
    Debt arrranger: BNZ
    Lead Financial Adviser: KPMG

JOHNSON PARTNERS - Leadership Award

  • David Mair, CEO, Skellerup Group

NZTE - Te Tohu Kahukura Māori Leadership in Finance Award

  • Sir Robert McLeod

INFINZ 2022 FELLOWS

  • Jim McElwain
  • Sara Double

INFINZ 2022 DISTINGUISHED FELLOW

  • Garth Ireland
Watch out for the Winners Announcement in the NZ Herald on Friday 27 May 2022 plus the Winners Supplement with full details in the NZ Herald on Friday 3 June 2022.

Sponsors

To find out how you could become a corporate sponsor or supporter of INFINZ in 2023, please contact Bernice Archer by phone +64 27 324 2155, or email marketing@infinz.com  


Previous Award winners can be found here



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