2021 AECOM IMNZ Young Leaders Award

AECOM and IMNZ (Institute of Management NZ) jointly provide this Young Leaders Award. To qualify, you must be a current member of IPWEA NZ and be employed in an organisation that owns or is involved in the management of public works infrastructure assets. Applicants for the Young Leaders Award must be 40 years of age or less on 31 December 2021.



The prize for the winner is 12 months of formal leadership coaching through IMNZ.

Why enter?

The AECOM Young Leader Award winner wins 12 months of formal leadership coaching through IMNZ – designed to equip you with the tools, insight and mindset you need to be tomorrow’s leader today. You’ll learn to understand and develop your leadership approach, enhancing your vision and the impact you have on both your team and business.

Past participants have described their IMNZ training as nothing short of life-changing and transformational. Taking you on a voyage of personal discovery, this training will transform your capabilities so that you can transform those around you. Master your personal leadership style, leverage your strengths, focus your mind on success, and learn to create and lead impressive teams, all through IMNZ training.

Objectives of the award

The Young Leaders’ Award objectives are to develop future leaders and, promote continuing education for Āpōpō Members.

This Award provides the opportunity for an Āpōpō member to develop the skills and expertise necessary to enhance their senior management and leadership capability.

Previous AECOM IMNZ Young Leaders Award Winners