Welbeck Group renews London Scottish sponsorship for 5th consecutive year

15th September 2011

Financial Services providers Welbeck Group launched their Official Sponsorship of London Scottish . Greg Knight, Managing partner of Welbeck Group renewed the 12 month sponsorship deal for the 5th year in a row, making Welbeck one of the longest serving sponsors of the club.

Welbeck Group has a close association with Rugby and the sporting world, with several key advisers being former professional players. Iain Fullerton, Toby Walker and Jim Kelly are former London Scottish Players. In addition London Scottish director and former international winger Kenny Logan, a brand ambassador for Welbeck Group supports the close association.

Tony Copsey, CEO of London Scottish, said of the sponsorship “Greg Knight and Welbeck have been fantastic supporters and sponsors throughout the last five years and I look forward to building on the success of both organisations and delivering an exciting range of benefits. The ongoing relationship is strong and it is great to have the Welbeck Group on board as part of the team”.

On signing the deal, Greg Knight commented, “success in sport is a strong example for our business and it is good to support a club that is ambitious to progress and has invested extensively in community initiatives and youth development. I’m pleased our close association will continue and believe London Scottish and Welbeck Group are on the cusp of an exciting new era in their development”.

Kenny Logan, ambassador for Welbeck Group and London Scottish Director commented on the deal, “It’s great to see such strong commercial support from Welbeck and I know Greg and his team are fully committed to the continued success at London Scottish. It is a great place for Welbeck advisers to bring clients, family and friends. I have a strong affinity with both organisations and it’s great to see them go from strength to strength.”

The deal will see Welbeck continue to appear on the reverse of the London Scottish playing shirts, as well as on the pitchside perimeter boards around the ground.

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