Zurich Insurance Ireland have been announced as the main sponsor of Wexford GAA, the deal will run for an initial four-year period.
Derek Kent, Wexford County Chairman, commented: “We are delighted to be announcing this sponsorship agreement between Wexford GAA and Zurich. We have a bright future across both codes with Paul and Davy at the helm and with excellent work being done at underage in our schools and clubs. We are excited to have Zurich, who have become embedded in the Wexford community, alongside us on the next phase of our journey as we aim for continued success at all levels of Wexford GAA”. The Chairman also thanked the outgoing sponsor, GAIN Animal Nutrition, for their strong support since 2014.
Anthony Brennan, CEO of Zurich Ireland, said: “We are incredibly proud to sign as headline sponsor of Wexford GAA. The sponsorship is a true reflection of our values as a long-standing proud member of the Wexford business community and is consistent with Zurich’s long-term association with grassroots sport in Ireland.”
Zurich employs over 1,000 people across its locations in Wexford and Dublin. Zurich Ireland is part of Zurich Insurance Group, a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets. With about 53,000 employees, the Group’s customers include individuals, small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, including multinational corporations, in more than 170 countries. The Group is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1872. Zurich Insurance plc is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland.