IN BRIEF: Social Ventures Australia, which teams up with innovative partners to invest in social change, has taken out an award at the first Australian Impact Investment Awards on Wednesday night.
Winning the Asset Manager of the Year award, the not-for-profit organisation joins four other leaders in the Australian impact investment sector to be honoured at the inaugural awards.
The awards were held by the Impact Investment Summit Asia Pacific and the Impact Investing Hub.
Other award winners are:
- Impact Entrepreneur of the Year: Jordan O’Reilly, co-founder, Hireup
- Impact Asset Owner of the Year: QBE Insurance Group
- Impact Market Builder of the Year: Impact Investing Australia
- “X Factor” award for Outstanding Achievement: Kylie Charlton