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Nominations are now open for the Financial Services Awards in association with KPMG Ireland

By Business & Finance
23 June 2023
Pictured: Ian Nelson, Head of Financial Services and Regulatory, KPMG Ireland.

Nominations are now open for this year’s FS Awards which recognise the success of companies and teams behind Dublin’s positioning as a global leader in Financial Services. 

The FS Awards 2023 will take place on 26th October in the Round Room of The Mansion House, Dublin. Companies are invited to submit their nominations for the Awards at www.fsdublin.com. Nominations are now open and the Awards are complimentary to submit.

This year’s categories, recognise financial leaders in cutting edge and topical areas such as Fintech Innovation Award, FS Challenger Award and a Sustainable Finance Award. 


  • Specialist Lender Award
  • Customer Experience Award
  • Innovative Banking Product Award
  • Fintech Innovation Award
  • Fintech Team of the Year
  • FS Trust Award
  • Insurance Innovation Award
  • Payments Innovation Award
  • Compliance / Reg Tech Award
  • International Finance Award

  • Fund Management Company of the Year
  • Fund Admin Firm of the Year
  • Diversity, Equality & Inclusion Award
  • FS Challenger Award
  • Sustainable Finance Award
  • Employee Experience Award
  • Sustainable Investment Award
  • Grand Prix Award

The FS Awards will recognise the companies, teams and individuals who lead, innovate and shape their organisations through a commitment to excellence that has cemented Dublin’s reputation as a global financial services hub and the Gateway to Europe.

The judging panel will be assessing entries across a number of different criteria, specific to each category, with strategy, innovation, impact and a customer-centric approach keystone across all categories.   

Ian Nelson, Head of Financial Services and Regulatory, KPMG Ireland commented on the importance of the financial services industry:

The financial services sector is crucial to our economy, and KPMG is delighted to support the recognition of organisations, teams and individuals who have significantly boosted Ireland’s reputation as one of the top financial services centres in the world.”

“These awards give the business community a fantastic opportunity to recognise industry-leading initiatives in the fields of banking / neo-banking, payments, insurance, asset management and the rapidly growing fintech industry.”

“We also plan to honour remarkable accomplishments in sustainability, diversity and inclusion, topics that are significant to KPMG and essential to driving the sector”, he added.

Recognising industry achievement at this level, the FS Awards promises to be a valuable and insightful event for the Financial Services sector.

Tracey Carney, Managing Director of Business & Finance Media Group commented: 

“The FS Awards is the leading event to showcase Ireland as a Financial Services hub on an international level. This year’s Awards not only focuses on FS services, but also the teams behind them. This is highlighted by the addition of two new award categories: The ‘Fund Team’ and ‘Fintech Team’ awards.”

“We have also strengthened our focus on customer satisfaction and governance with the addition of the FS Trust Award. It is with great honour and excitement that we will welcome over 300 FS Leaders to the Mansion house next October.” 

For partnership opportunities please contact Brian Kearns at . For further information on nominations