Hyperion announces partnership with Manchester City FC and New York City FC

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31 January 2017

Hyperion, the world’s largest employee-owned insurance group, is delighted to announce that it has joined Manchester City FC and New York City FC, both part of City Football Group, as an official partner.

As of today, Hyperion is the Official Regional Partner of Manchester City in the United Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates and an Official Regional Partner of New York City Football Club, City Football Group’s Major League Soccer team.

Commenting on the new partnership, Damian Willoughby, senior vice-president for partnerships at City Football Group, said: “City Football Group and Hyperion both have unique growth and success stories that have been built on a spirit of striving for excellence, an unwavering focus on the needs of our supporters and clients, and a commitment to creating a globally connected, but locally relevant, group structure. Having been a client of Hyperion’s for a number of years we have been very impressed by their unique approach to delivering first-class service to their clients and we look forward to working with them throughout our partnership.”

Hyperion CEO, David Howden commented: “We are delighted to be an official partner of Manchester City and New York City FC.  The sports and entertainment market is an important, and growing, focus for us across the Group.  To be appointed as a partner by a globally recognised sports brand is a fantastic endorsement of our expertise; I am excited to work with the two clubs to explore the great opportunities this partnership will deliver.”