Etihad & Jet sponsor Mumbai Indians

Mumbai_IndiansEtihad Airways and Jet Airways are the official airline partners and principal sponsors for the Pepsi Indian Premier League (IPL) team, the Mumbai Indians, for the 2015 Twenty20 tournament. It will be the second consecutive year that Etihad Airways and Jet Airways have partnered with the Mumbai Indians, which has become one of the largest sports brands in India and followed by millions of cricket fans around the world. The announcement was made ahead of the Mumbai Indians’ first match

Jet_Airwaysagainst the Kolkata Knight Riders in West Bengal on 8 April. Peter Baumgartner, Etihad Airways’ Chief Commercial Officer, says, “The Pepsi Indian Premier League is recognised as one of the most exciting competitions in world sport, with the Mumbai Indians its biggest team, so it’s great news for Etihad Airways to be named as the team’s joint airline partner and principle sponsor alongside our friends at Jet Airways. Raj Sivakumar, Jet Airways’ Chief Commercial Officer, says, “The brand exposure that both airlines will gain throughout the next two months of the IPL will be phenomenal and we look forward to supporting the Mumbai Indians as Rohit Sharma and his team looks to win the title for the second time.”