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SWIFT Strategy

SWIFT Strategy

Who We Are

SWIFT is a community-owned economic development fund dedicated to making South Waikato thrive.

Our Purpose

To be a development catalyst for South Waikato, supporting a resilient economy and enhancing community wellbeing by:

Growing our businesses

Growing our people and our workforce

Growing our competitive and productive industries

Our Values

In delivering our vision and fulfilling our purpose we will:

Focus on enabling transformational change for South Waikato

Be evidence led and informed in our decision making.

Be bold and intentional in our investments.

Proactively partner with others to achieve collective impacts.

Protect the legacy of our investments and protect our fund.

Our Focus

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT

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PRODUCTIVITY ENHANCEMENT

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SECTOR COLLABORATION

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EMPLOYMENT CREATION

INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT

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EDUCATION FACILITIES AND PROVISIONS

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REGULATORY AND COMPLIANCE IMPROVEMENTS

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RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

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DISTRICT PERCEPTION