Alfa Bank signs deal with FIFA World Cup As a Regional Supporter for Europe, Alfa-Bank will activate sponsorship initiatives around the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ and the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 across Russia and the European continent, where it has 745 offices and branches. Alfa-Bank will also support FIFA on a number of ticketing-related projects with the aim of enhancing services to fans.
Wanda Group partners with FIFA World Cup The Wanda Group is the first Chinese company to sign up as a FIFA Partner. This grants them the highest level of sponsorship rights, which includes the next four FIFA World Cup™ editions. The agreement was announced today at the Home of FIFA in Zurich in the presence of FIFA President Gianni Infantino and Wanda Group’s Chairman Wang Jianlin.
Aggreko sponsors FIFA World Cup Niclas Ericson, Fifa’s TV Director, explained the importance of the deal in today’s press release. He said: “To ensure that the images from the twelve stadiums are transmitted to more than 200 countries and territories worldwide, it is essential that we have reliable and consistent broadcast power provided by temporary infrastructure.”
Gazprom sponsors FIFA World Cup The state-owned company will join FIFA’s commercial portfolio in 2015, with the agreement running through to Russia’s staging of its first World Cup in 2018. Saturday’s announcement, which was attended by Russian President Vladimir Putin, gives Gazprom exclusivity in the oil, gas and fuel sectors and makes the company the first Russian sponsor for the four-year period.