LONDON – 22 October 2021 – Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners (“Quinbrook”), a specialist global investment manager focused exclusively on renewables, storage and grid support infrastructure, is proud to announce that it has won the ESG Technology in Energy award and that Quinbrook’s Head of ESG Investment, Anne Foster, won the Outstanding Contribution to ESG award at the IJ Global ESG Awards 2021.
The IJ Global ESG Awards honor companies, transactions and individuals making the greatest impact on sustainable development across the globe. Awards were chosen from a panel of 14 independent industry experts and were given out at a live ceremony that took place at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts in London on 21 October 2021.
Foster and Quinbrook were recognized for these awards due to their long-standing commitment to and innovation within ESG investing. Under the guidance of Foster, Quinbrook maintained its distinctive ESG impact during the 2021 financial year in all its investment activities, with a particular focus on carbon emissions reduction, job creation, community engagement, diversity, and business transparency.
“Quinbrook is dedicated to utilizing the most innovative and effective technology solutions to help improve and differentiate our ESG impact as we expand our infrastructure investments and progress our Net Zero goals. Anne’s tireless and thoughtful work to advance our ESG processes and priorities to help ensure that Quinbrook is living its values, has been rightly recognized by IJ Global and our industry peers. We are very grateful to our global team and our investors, who share in our mission. Congratulations to all who were honored, I am pleased to see our collective efforts in ESG investing are being acknowledged.”
Co-Founder and Managing Partner
Forward Looking Statement
Quinbrook is not a paid subscriber to IJ Global, nor did it pay as a condition of eligibility. The awards are not indicative of future performance. IJ Global awards are made based on nominations by market participants, including Quinbrook, and assessed by a panel of independent judges comprised of investment professionals. Quinbrook was the only firm that won the ESG Technology – Energy Award, and Anne Foster was the only individual who won the Outstanding Contribution to ESG Award at the IJ Global ESG Awards 2021.
Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners (http://www.quinbrook.com) is a specialist investment manager focused exclusively on renewables, storage and grid support infrastructure and operational asset management in the US, UK and Australia. Quinbrook is led and managed by a senior team of power industry professionals who have collectively invested c.USD 8.2 billion equity in energy infrastructure assets since the early 1990s, representing a total enterprise value of c.USD 28.7 billion or 19.5 GW of power supply capacity. Quinbrook’s investment and asset management team has offices in Houston, London, Jersey, and the Gold Coast of Australia. Quinbrook has completed a diverse range of direct investments in both utility and distributed scale wind power, grid support, biomass, battery storage and ‘smart grid’ projects in the US, UK and Australia.