PEAK Awards

The PEAK Awards is an annual event held by the AWF to honour and celebrate excellence in the field of finance. This year, the 18th Annual PEAK Awards will be held on Wednesday, May 13, 2015.

This year, we are announcing a new category for the PEAK Awards. A very special new award which is open to both women & men. It’s the Champion Award – to recognize individuals who have led the way by leveling the playing field for women. Designed for senior leaders and professionals, whom over the course of their careers have shown strong support to help create better opportunities for women working in finance. Whether that is through mentorship, sponsorship, promotion to boards or philanthropy, these leaders will have exhibited exceptional commitment to advancing women in finance.

For more information about this award, and our other awards, please see our nominations package and find out how you can recognize someone with one of these prestigious  honours.

1) Lifetime Achievement – women eligible only;

2) Excellence in the Private Sector – women eligible only;

3) Excellence in the Public Sector – women eligible only;

4) Rising Star – women eligible only; and

5) Champion – women and men eligible.


Nominations deadline is Friday, January 16, 2015. See PEAK Nominations tab for information, criteria and nominations form.

We congratulate all of the exceptional professionals who will be nominated and are grateful to those who take the time to nominate them.

Partnership opportunities are available.  See PEAK Partnerships tab.

Tickets go on sale February 10, 2015.