Arowana was honoured with three Gold Stevie Awards at the 18th Annual International Business Awards (IBA) in August 2021. The company was awarded Most Innovative Company of the Year (up to 100 employees), Achievement in Organization Recovery, and Chairman of the Year.
The IBA also awarded Arowana with three Bronze Stevie Awards for Company of the Year–Business or Professional Services (medium-size), Energy Industry Innovation of the Year, and Achievement in Growth.
Arowana was also honoured in being awarded a Bronze Stevie Award in the 2022 IBA program, in recognition of EdventureCo’s Achievement in Growth, as a result of their successful pivot during the COVID-19 pandemic
In September 2021, the Arowana-founded NASDAQ-listed B Corp, VivoPower International was awarded Transaction of the Year by the TMA. The honour is in recognition of the hyperturnaround of VivoPower in 2020 and is for the small companies (sub-US$50m revenue) category.
Since debuting in the Real Leaders Impact Awards in 2020, Arowana has consistently ranked in the top 50 purpose-driven companies around the world for the past four years.
2020 -- Arowana made it to the top 10 of leading global impact companies, ranking behind the likes of Tesla and Patagonia
2021 -- Arowana was again ranked in the top 30 of the Impact Awards list. VivoPower made its debut and finished in the top 50 globally
2022 -- Arowana ranked #33 in the world and #2 in Impact Investing
2023 -- Arowana emerged as the #1 in the Impact Investing category and 35th in the overall Real Leaders Impact Awards list
2024 -- Arowana has been named to Real Leaders' Top Impact Companies for 2024. This marks the 5th straight year that the company has received the honours
In May 2021, Arowana won two Asia-Pacific Gold Stevie Awards for innovative achievement, one for growth and another for innovation in corporate recovery for its hyperturnaround of VivoPower.
In June 2021, Arowana also won a prestigious Asia-Pacific Grand Stevie Award for receiving the highest score amongst all nominations from Australia. Grand Stevie Awards are only granted to the highest scoring nomination from each of the top four countries, as ranked by number of nominations each year. Arowana was honoured to have been recognised with a Grand Stevie Award alongside other recipients being Telkom Indonesia (Indonesia), CITIC Telecom International (Hong Kong), Prime Metro BMD (Philippines), and SM Supermalls (Philippines).