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The 2019 Financial Services Council and Workplace Savings NZ Awards
NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN

A warm welcome to Towards Wellbeing, the theme for the 2019 Financial Service Council and Workplace Savings NZ Conference on the 11 and 12 September 2019 in Auckland. The conference is fast earning the reputation as one of the flagship conferences of the Financial Services Sector in New Zealand, known for leading edge content and speakers and provoking debates around the key issues affecting the sector with the Awards setting an new benchmark for the industry.

Gala Awards Dinner sponsored by

NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN FOR THE 2019 AWARDS

The FSC and Workplace Savings Awards are an annual celebration acknowledging the accomplishments of individuals and businesses in the financial services industry and the positive impact that our industry has on the community. There are several categories available to enter, ensuring the opportunity for recognition in numerous areas.


2019 is the third year of these awards, and we have taken the opportunity to update the categories.


Submissions are now open. The Awards will be judged by panel of independent judges, who will assess each application and score them against the awards criteria.

FINANCIAL SERVICES COUNCIL AND WORKPLACE SAVINGS
AWARDS 2019 CATEGORIES

Emerging Leader Award
This award recognises a young industry professional who has demonstrated outstanding commitment, achievement and passion in the New Zealand Financial Services industry in the last 12 months. This award should be self-nominated and written by the nominee. 

LIT of the Year Award
This award recognises Licensed Independent Trustees who has demonstrated innovation, performance and respect within the industry. This award can be self-nominated, or nominated by a third party.

Team of the Year Award
This award is open to any team operating in the Financial Services Sector in New Zealand. This award can be self-nominated or nominated by a third party. 

Improving Consumer Outcomes Award
This award is recognises products, services or campaigns that improve consumer outcomes. It is open to all facets of the industry, and must include innovation or disruption. This award can be self-nominated, or nominated by a third party.

Governance Award
This award recognises excellence in governance for those operating in the financial services industry of New Zealand. This award can be self-nominated or nominated by a third party.

Innovation and Wellbeing Award
This award is open to the providers, advisers and companies that provide services to the Financial Services industry in New Zealand. It aims to reward those firms that best promote wellbeing, diversity and inclusion within their own workforce as well as those who have contributed to industry-wide initiatives in this area. This award can be self-nominated or nominated by a third party.
 

Chairman's Award for Service to the Industry
This award recognises an outstanding individual who has significantly contributed to the advancement, promotion and improvement of the Financial Services industry in New Zealand over the span of their career.

2018 Winners

Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu for Whai 
Rawa PDS 2017

Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) of the Year
Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu for Whai Rawa PDS 2017 for the best product disclosure statement by a corporate, master trust, industry or KiwiSaver scheme.


ANZ New Zealand Investments Limited

Most Innovative Communication
ANZ New Zealand Investments Limited for KiwiSaver Member Statements
For the most inspiring communication in 2016/17. A change that has made a true difference to consumers and the industry.


AMP

Best Overall KiwiSaver Member Experience
AMP for Fast Forward for the best consumer experience on a KiwiSaver product, communication or service.

ANZ New Zealand Investments Limited

Workplace Savings Excellence in Communication
ANZ New Zealand Investments Limited. Overall winner demonstrating simple, easy-to-read, consumer-focussed communication.

Jenn Dobinson, AMP

Rising Star Award
Jenn Dobinson, AMP. For an individual who has shown tangible growth and development over the previous 12-months, making a real difference to the industry while early in their career.

Peter Kenny, AMP

Innovation Award
Peter Kenny, AMP. For an individual who has proactively taken the initiative to lift professionalism in the industry by addressing a big industry issue or industry challenge.

Ben Rose, nib

Shaping the Future Award
Ben Rose, nib. For an individual who has consistently demonstrated industry leadership, proactively advocating for market change and a future focus.

Treena Jordan, AIA New Zealand

Diversity Award
Treena Jordan, AIA New Zealand. For an individual who walks the talk when it comes to diversity. A person who is passionate about making a difference on any aspect of diversity both within and beyond the workplace.

Sponsors

Thank you to all of our sponsors

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The Financial Services Council is a non-profit member organisation and the voice of the financial services sector in New Zealand. Our 35 members comprise 95% of the life insurance market in New Zealand, and manage funds of more than $47.5bn. Members include the major insurers in life, disability and income insurance, fund managers, KiwiSaver, professional services and technology providers to the financial services sector. Find out more at fsc.org.nz and follow us on twitter.

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Workplace Savings NZ is a not-for-profit apolitical membership organisation representing the interests of employers who offer workplace retirement savings schemes, their trustees and their members, other retirement scheme managers and supervisors, retirement savings industry service providers and professional advisers. WSNZ’s membership embraces all types of retirement schemes (KiwiSaver, workplace savings and superannuation schemes) and participants who are public and corporate, union-sponsored and industry-based. Find out more at workplacesavings.org.nz.

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