Industry Awards

July 2017 – Anglian Water Group wins Responsible Business of the Year Award at Business in the Community's annual Responsible Business Awards

AWG won for its Love Every Drop strategy, an ambitious plan that will see it achieve net carbon neutrality by the middle of the century. The entries are assessed by over 200 business peers with expert knowledge in responsible business, making these awards amongst the most prestigious and respected.

March 2017 – 3i Infrastructure wins “Transport Investor of the Year, Europe” at the 2016 Infrastructure Investor Awards

3i Infrastructure has won “Transport Investor of the Year, Europe” for the acquisition of a portfolio of assets from EISER Global Infrastructure Fund, including Belfast City Airport and four other transport concessions.

The annual Infrastructure Investor awards recognise the top performers in the industry. They are voted for by readers, on shortlists drawn up across 53 categories.

March 2017 – 3i Infrastructure wins “PPP Deal of the Year, Europe” at the 2016 Infrastructure Investor Awards

3i Infrastructure, along with consortium partners Fluor and Heijmans, have won “PPP Deal of the Year, Europe” for the A27 / A1 motorway project in the Netherlands.

The annual Infrastructure Investor awards recognise the top performers in the industry. They are voted for by readers, on shortlists drawn up across 53 categories.

March 2017 – 3i wins Private Equity International’s “Firm of the Year in the UK” award

The Private Equity International annual awards are voted for by readers. More than 6,400 votes were cast, recognising the firms, deals and advisors that shaped the industry in 2016. 3i was also recognised as runner up for the “Firm of the Year in the Benelux”.

December 2016 – Action wins Retailer of the Year Europe 2016-2017

Action was awarded Retailer of the Year Europe for the third consecutive year. It also won Dutch Retailer of the Year and Belgian Retailer of the Year. The award is based on consumer votes on various store criteria including price, product range and customer service.

October 2016 – Element wins Mid-Market Exit of the Year at the Unquote British Private Equity Awards

These awards celebrate innovation and excellence in private equity and venture capital. The judges' criteria included outstanding origination, value creation during ownership and excellent deal execution. Our win was based on their recommendation together with strong support from voters.

April 2016 - Audley Travel wins Best Tour Operator at the 2015-2016 Telegraph Travel Awards

Audley was named Best Tour Operator at the 2015-2016 Telegraph Travel Awards ceremony on April 12th 2016. The awards recognise the world's best destinations, airlines, tour operators and cruise lines, and are voted for by readers.

Pieter de Jong wins ‘Best Private Equity Manager’ at the Benelux M&A Awards

The M&A Awards, organized by Alex van Groningen, are the landmark event for professionals working in M&A, corporate finance and private equity in the Netherlands, as they recognise and reward the best talent in the industry.

Giovanna Maag wins ‘Best woman GP mid market’ in the European Women In Private Equity Awards

The inaugural European Women In Private Equity Awards are designed to find the most exemplary women within private equity across Europe. The aim of the awards is to highlight the success of women working in the private equity sector and to encourage more women to consider careers within the industry.

LOXAM

June 2014 – Loxam voted ‘Rental Company of the Year’ by the European Rental Association

The award was given in recognition of Loxam’s consistent financial performance throughout the crisis as well its capacity to constantly innovate. Furthermore, the award highlights the company’s role in developing the French and European rental market.

Mayborn Group

May 2014 – Mayborn wins BVCA’s ‘Community & Environmental Action Award’ – North East region

The award recognises companies which make an outstanding contribution to the local community and environmental sustainability, by commending demonstrable commitment to areas such as community volunteer schemes, charity work and creating a positive working environment.

Infrastructure Investor Awards

March 2014 – 3i Infrastructure wins two ‘Infrastructure Investor’ awards

3i Infrastructure, Siemens and Innisfree have won the ‘Global PPP transaction of the year’ and ‘European PPP transaction of the year’ awards for the Thameslink transaction

The award process drew thousands of votes from Infrastructure Investor’s readers, who selected from a shortlist of four firms in each category. Voters were also free to nominate firms not named on the shortlist.