Infratil’s manager Morrison & Co manages a global infrastructure mandate for the Guardians of The New Zealand Superannuation Funds (GNZS) and has been involved in the development and management of a number of specialist funds over the last 20 years. Morrison & Co also is a shareholder in and has a strategic partnership with Fisher Funds Management, a New Zealand retail funds manager specialising in listed investment.
Is there a benefit to Infratil from Morrison & Co's wider infrastructure involvement?
The main benefit to Infratil will come from its management gaining wider experience at no cost to Infratil. Reviewing infrastructure companies operating in North America and Europe will assist management identify global trends and threats relevant to Infratil's businesses. It also increases Morrison & Co's presence in the global infrastructure sector, with the potential benefit to Infratil of improved access to opportunities.