Dubai, 05 November 2014: Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, has been signed up for the second year running as the official hotel partner for the Statoil Masters Tennis, which is due to be held from 3-7 December 2014 at the Royal Albert Hall in London. The event is owned and staged by IMG.
Jumeirah Group’s three properties in London - Jumeirah Carlton Tower, Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel and Grosvenor House Apartments by Jumeirah Living - will act as hotel partners for the event.
Managing Director of Sponsorship, IMG Tennis, Charlie Grave, said: “Jumeirah is one of the most outstanding luxury hotel groups in the world and we are privileged to have them on board again as partners for this year's Statoil Masters Tennis. Jumeirah hotels are world-class and provide the perfect environment for pre- and post-tennis hospitality.”
Doris Greif, Regional Vice President Europe for Jumeirah Group, said: “We are extremely proud to announce our continued partnership with IMG and the Statoil Masters Tennis at the Royal Albert Hall. We are delighted to be involved with such legends of the tennis world and look forward to the event.”
This year, players including Andy Roddick, John McEnroe, Tim Henman, Greg Rusedski and Fernando Gonzalez are set to thrill the Royal Albert Hall crowds, additional names are to be revealed in the coming weeks.
The Statoil Masters Tennis Tournament is also joining forces with Billie Jean King and Sir Elton John to stage the annual Mylan World Team Tennis Smash Hits charity event on Sunday 7 December 2014. Two teams of players including John McEnroe and Kim Clijsters, coached by King and John, will compete to benefit the Elton John AIDS Foundation.
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- Tickets to the Statoil Masters Tennis in the Royal Albert Hall are now available, please click here. Alternatively, the Box Office telephone number is +44 (0)20 7070 4404.
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About Jumeirah Group:
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts including the flagship Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts manages properties in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE, and Kuwait in the Middle East; Baku, Frankfurt, Istanbul, London, Mallorca (Spain) and Rome in Europe; the Maldives and Shanghai in Asia. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM with properties in London and Dubai; the new contemporary lifestyle hotel brand VENU; the wellness brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme. Future openings include luxury and lifestyle hotels in China, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Morocco, Oman, Russia and the UAE.
IMG is a global leader in sports, fashion and media operating in more than 30 countries around the world. IMG’s businesses include College, Media, IMG Academy, Events and Federations, Golf, Tennis, Fashion, Models, Clients, Consulting, Licensing, Joint Ventures, and creative management agency Art + Commerce. In 2014, IMG was acquired by WME, the world’s leading entertainment and media agency. Together, the companies offer an unparalleled client roster; world-class partnerships with sponsors, brands and broadcasters; and marquee assets across entertainment, events and fashion.
About Statoil (UK) Ltd:
Statoil is an international energy company with operations in 36 countries. Building on 40 years of experience from oil and gas production on the Norwegian continental shelf, Statoil is committed to accommodating the world's energy needs in a responsible manner, applying technology and creating innovative business solutions. Statoil is headquartered in Norway with 23,000 employees worldwide, and is listed on the New York and Oslo stock exchanges. More information on www.statoil.com
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