Infratil is an infrastructure investment company that dallies in a number of businesses. Based in Wellington, New Zealand, the company is owns a public transport business, a number of airports as well as electric generators. It is also involved in retailing electricity and natural gas. The transport services of the company operate in both New Zealand and Australia.
Founded in the year 1994 by Lloyd Morrison, a merchant banker of Wellington, Infratil went on to be the first company in the world whose infrastructure funds were listed in the New Zealand Exchange. The company also made a small scale investment in another firm known as Trustpower. It bought 66% shares in the Wellington Airport and ventured into owning and handling an airport. With a large number of investments and operations, the company has gone on to show an average return of 18% every year, ever since its establishment. The administration and management of Infratil Limited is controlled by Lloyd Morrison’s company, H.R.L Morrison & Co.