Continued success at the Irish Pensions Awards

Michael Hayes
Friday, November 29, 2019

Irish Life Investment Managers were winners of the Investment Manager of the Year award at the recent Irish Pensions Awards 2019. This award aims to celebrate the managers who are innovating and leading the industry for the benefit of their clients. This is the fifth time ILIM has won the Investment Management title since the awards began in 2011.

IPA Investment Manager of the Year Award
Patrick Burke, Managing Director, Irish Life Investment Managers (far right) receiving the Investment Manager of the Year award.

Commenting on the award win, Patrick Burke, Managing Director, Irish Life Investment Managers, said: “To be recognised at the Irish Pension Awards is testament to the hard work and dedication of the team at Irish Life Investment Managers. It is ultimately our clients’ continued trust in us and the responsibility we feel as a result that motivates us to deliver innovation and leadership in all that we do for them.  At ILIM, we are focused on providing the best service and investment solutions to our clients.”

Setanta Asset Management retained the Equities Manager of the Year award. This award celebrates the manager who has led the way in managing equity portfolios for its clients over the past 12 months, and has added significant value to the funds it manages on behalf of Irish pension funds.

Commenting on the win, Kieran Dempsey, Managing Director, Setanta Asset Management said: “We are very proud to have won the title as Equities Manager of the Year for the second year in a row. It is a great achievement and honour. These awards are a testament to our disciplined, long term and conservative investment approach and our outstanding investment performance track record. We are focussed on working closely with our clients to help grow and protect their wealth.”

IPA Equities Manager of the Year Award
Sean Kenzie, Equity Portfolio Manager, Setanta  Asset Management (far right) receiving the Equities Manager of the Year award.