Tokyo 2020 Names All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines as First Second-Tier Partners
June 15, 2015
The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee has signed deals with All Nippon Airways (ANA) and Japan Airlines (JAL) to become the first Tokyo 2020 Official Partners, the second domestic tier of the Tokyo 2020 Sponsorship Programme.
The two companies join the Games in the category of “Passenger air transportation services.” These deals bring the total number of Tokyo 2020 Partners to 15, including 13 Gold Partners.
Tokyo 2020 President Yoshiro Mori (pictured) said:”Following on from our selection of two companies in the Banking category, we are delighted to welcome ANA and JAL as Official Partners in the single category of “Passenger air transportation services,” which will further serve to build a Japan-wide momentum ahead of the 2020 Games.”
Osamu Shinobe, President and CEO of ANA said “ANA is extremely proud to become a Tokyo 2020 Official Partner. We look forward to being able to contribute to the success of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympics Games, and to supporting Japan’s national Olympic and Paralympic teams,”
Yoshiharu Ueki, Representative Director and President of JAL, added: “As an Official Partner of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, we will use our experience to the maximum to support them and promote the advancement of sports through activities to develop and provide backup to young athletes.”