Case Study: Challenger Limited

As one the largest investment managers in the Asia-Pacific region, Challenger Limited (Challenger) recognises the responsibilities we have in relation to sustainable investing and considers the impact we have on the environment, our people and the communities in which we operate.

Challenger Life Company (CLC) partnered with AGL Energy Limited by investing equity in the development and construction of the Oaklands Hill Wind Farm located in Western Victoria.  With 32 wind turbines, the wind farm is capable of generating up to 63MW of clean energy.

How the team works together

CHALLENGER IMG_6830 copy.jpg

Challenger has adopted an integrated investment management approach to deliver responsible investment outcomes.

Hear from a team member

The project has the combined benefit of delivering green energy into the electricity grid and with its stable cashflow is the ideal asset to back Challenger’s long-term annuity obligations
— Peter Schliebs, Head of Life Risk and Senior Portfolio Manager, Real Assets
Challenger - Peter Schliebs

Peter Schliebs, Head of Life Risk and Senior Portfolio Manager, Real Assets

Key figures

  • Produces enough energy to power up to 32,000 homes annually.

  • Expected to provide clean energy for a period of at least 25 years.

  • Recognition of the growing importance of climate change to both our business and our stakeholders.

About Challenger

Number of employees:


Locations of offices:

Adelaide, Brisbane, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney, London, Tokyo.

Challenger - Oaklands Wind Farm.png