GLASGOW WARRIORS MEDIA RELEASE: QBE back on board for new season
QBE, the specialist in business insurance, today confirmed a one-year extension to their sponsorship partnership with Glasgow Warriors.
The QBE brand will continue to appear on the back of the Warriors shirts in two of the biggest competitions in European club rugby, the RaboDirect PRO12 and Heineken Cup for the 2013/14 season.
The partnership was originally signed in 2010 and now enters a third consecutive year.
Glasgow Warriors managing director Nathan Bombrys said: “This is another major boost for the club as we approach the start of the new season.
“QBE has become synonymous with rugby through their partnerships with English rugby, and we’re pleased that they have decided to continue to work with Glasgow Warriors to build their profile in Glasgow and across Scotland.”
Andy Fitzgerald, Regional Manager for QBE in Scotland and Northern Ireland commented: “Since the expansion of QBE’s operation in Glasgow in 2007, we have been working closely with our broking partners to support businesses throughout Scotland. This sponsorship is important for us at a local level as it will substantially increase QBE’s profile in Scotland and help develop our business.
“QBE is delighted to be the Official Insurance Partner of Glasgow Warriors. We are very much looking forward another successful season working with the team and wish them luck in all competitions.”
QBE is one of the world’s leading international insurers and reinsurers with operations in all the key insurance markets and over 16,000 employees worldwide. Within Scotland, QBE specialises in four core products: commercial property; liability; motor; and professional & financial lines.