Perspectives

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia Conference 2021

17 September 2021

Macquarie Capital is once again proud to be the exclusive gold sponsor of Australia’s leading infrastructure conference, Partnerships, hosted by Infrastructure Partnerships Australia (IPA). Partnerships brings together the most senior public and private sector leaders across the Australian infrastructure market.

The theme of this year's conference is 'The Response', focusing on the infrastructure sector's response to surging digital innovation, evolving geopolitics, the ongoing implications of a pandemic, and the accelerating priority of decarbonisation.

1. COVID-19 response, economic recovery and stimulus

Shemara Wikramanayake sat down with Infrastructure Partnerships Australia’s CEO Adrian Dwyer to discuss the role of infrastructure in building back better from the COVID-19 pandemic.

2. Infrastructure investment and the role of superannuation

3. ESG and COP26

4. Digital infrastructure

5. Looking forward

No. 1 Renewables Financial Adviser in ANZ1

20+ years of deep sector expertise

Financial Adviser of the Year2

Our partnership with IPA

As an exclusive gold sponsor over the past 16 years, Macquarie Capital is proud to sponsor Infrastructure Partnerships Australia's Partnerships conference again in 2021.

As a leading sponsor, developer and adviser on infrastructure projects around the world, Macquarie has played a key role in establishing infrastructure as an asset class through our 20+ years of deep expertise in the sector.

From pioneering new infrastructure asset classes to championing outcomes-based service delivery, Macquarie is synonymous with infrastructure innovation. Working alongside public and private sector partners across Australia, our ideas, capital and expertise are helping to navigate new ways ahead.

Insights from the Infrastructure Partnerships Australia Conference 2020

At last year’s event, Macquarie Group CEO Shemara Wikramanayake spoke with Infrastructure Partnerships Australia's CEO Adrian Dwyer on the key issues and opportunities facing the sector.

 The impact of COVID-19 on Infrastructure 

Infrastructure stimulus during the pandemic

Investable infrastructure projects post-pandemic

What’s next for infrastructure?

About Macquarie Capital

Macquarie Capital combines specialist expertise, innovative advice and flexible capital solutions to help our clients and partners make opportunity reality.

Our global corporate M&A and advisory capabilities are underpinned by deep specialist expertise across a range of sectors. We look beyond convention, combining real world expertise and relationships with unique insights to connect clients with ideas and possibilities others don’t see. And we provide a complete spectrum of capital solutions, from debt, equity, and private capital raising to flexible financing and investing our own capital to enable new opportunities, investing alongside our partners to develop assets, build businesses, create investment platforms and provide flexible financing solutions.

From origination to execution, our unique combination of ideas, capital and expertise is enabling opportunity for our clients and partners around the world.

  1. By deal count and value – Inframation 1H2021
  2. Partnership Awards 2020