FIFA Names Akrema As National Supporter for Women’s World Cup 2019

By Shantanu Srivastav | April 6, 2018

FIFA has named Arkema as the first national supporter of the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019.

FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 is due to be held from 7 June to 7 July 2019. Already involved in the world of sailing, Arkema associated themselves with the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 with the aim to support women’s engagement in football.

Christmas Graët, President of the French Football Association and of the Local Organizing Committee, Declared: “I welcome the signing of this agreement. Arkema is a highly dynamic, innovative and successful international French Group That Is a leader in the chemical sector. Its commitment with us, in football, you share of the organization of the biggest competition in women’s sport, Sends a strong signal. ”

Philippe Le Floc’h, FIFA Chief Commercial Officer, commented on today’s announcement: “FIFA is serious about ict Delivering objective is to grow female participation in soccer and build a strong women’s soccer ecosystem globally. It will take aussi media from all our stakeholders to get there and so I am very happy That We can now count was strong national supporter Such As Arkema to help us on this journey. The FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 will be a celebration of the very best women’s soccer Has to offer. We are very excited about it and can not wait to be welcoming fans from all over the world to France next summer. ”

Thierry Le Henaff, Arkema Chairman and CEO, said: “Signing this agreement is a great opportunity for us to Support and Enhance the status of women Both in sport and at work. The gains of local outreach, solidarity and excelling oneself as Upheld by a competition like the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 are fully consistent with Arkema’s own losses. We are very proud to be Involved in this global sporting event. ”