23 Capital has been announced as a new Official Partner of the Sport Industry Awards.
The multi-year agreement will see 23 Capital work together with the Sport Industry Group to honour, award and celebrate the sports sector throughout the Sport Industry Awards campaign, which climaxes at the industry’s biggest night of the year on 30th April.
As one of the world’s leading cross border European lenders to the football industry and providers of finance and capital solutions to the wider sports sector, 23 Capital empowers its stakeholders to achieve greatness through its’ deep sports sector knowledge and understanding of their clients’ commercial needs. With this in mind, 23 Capital and Sport Industry Group will work together to recognise some of the great achievements within the industry, by honouring them at the Awards.
Since inception in 2014, 23 Capital has deployed and advised on over $3bn of transactions and lends across multiple asset classes including highly visible and predictable IP cash flows, such as broadcasting rights, licensing agreements and sponsorships, as well as traditional cash flow and project financings for clients globally.
The Sport Industry Awards celebrate the immense work done behind-the-scenes, rewarding the clubs, teams, brands, agencies and innovators that ensure the industry continues to move forward and excel. Bringing together the great and the good under one roof, the evening itself boasts 18 opportunities for the most talented the industry has to offer to lift a famous Sport Industry Awards trophy.
For a full list of categories, their respective criteria and to learn more about the Sport Industry Awards, visit www.sportsindustry.biz
Discussing the partnership, Sport Industry Group Chairman, Nick Keller said:
“The Sport Industry Awards exist to support the industry and 23 Capital shares in this ethos, through utilising their deep sector expertise and providing finance and capital solutions that meet their sporting clients’ commercial needs.
“This announcement is the start of an exciting partnership with 23 Capital and we’re looking forward to working with them to honour some great achievements within the sport industry. As the Sport Industry Awards have shown over 19 years, there is an abundance of talent in our sector and our values of celebrating and enabling that success align perfectly with 23 Capital.”
Stephen Duval, Co-Founder at 23 Capital added:
“The Sport Industry Awards sit at the heart of the commercial sports industry, a sector that is central to our business. As such, this partnership presents us with a great opportunity to deepen our relationships within the industry, whilst celebrating some of the outstanding achievements by companies and individuals shaping the sector today. It will be a fantastic process that we’re honoured to be a part of.”