Since the inception of the Indian Premier League in 2008, winning five IPL titles MI is currently the most successful team. The rise of Rohit Sharma as MI’s captain in the year 2013 was a turning point for the franchise. Under Rohit’s leadership, the team emerged victorious in every alternative year till 2021 and consecutively for 2019 and 2020. The home ground of the team is the famous Wankhede stadium, Mumbai. The New Head coach is Mark Boucher, and Kieron Pollard is the batting coach the team is all set. The franchise is owned by India’s biggest conglomerate Reliance Industries, making Mukesh Ambani the team owner. The sponsorship of the celebrated team has changed from time to time. During the foundation years, the kit and shirt sponsors were Adidas and MasterCard respectively. Here is the list of Mumbai Indians Sponsors List 2023
Mumbai Indians Sponsor List 2023
The team has roped in some new sponsors whereas most of the sponsors are the earlier ones.
For the next three IPL seasons, Slice is going to be the principal sponsor of the franchise. MI have signed the biggest contract in the history of IPL with the fintech giant Slice. The contract sums up to a total 100 crore INR. Slice’s logo will appear on MI’s official jersey. Founded in 2016 and based in Bangalore, Slice is an Indian financial techno company and an app-based credit card challenger. The T20 franchise and the brand share common values and an approach which is innovative, technological and fan-centric in nature. Such kind of deal with an exuberant brand re-iterates the massive appeal that Mumbai Indians commands amongst the millennials.
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“There is definitely zero correlation between a financial product and a cricket team. However, there are a lot of similarities between two teams who are relentlessly seeking for championship. Being the most successful teams in the IPL with 5 titles to its name, Mumbai Indians inspires not only millions of its fans, but also entrepreneurs like me with the team’s passion, focus, and persistent spirit. With cricket being at the heart of Indian culture, we will together bring more excitement to this vibrant culture as well as take it to all the cricket lovers around the world.”Rajan Bajaj, Founder-CEO, slice
Mumbai Indians Spokesperson said “This deal is testament to how a millennial brand like slice trusts us as their preferred partner to connect with their young customers. It is truly about making a difference in the way cricket and financial products are perceived by our millennial and Gen Z fan base.”
Besides Slice, the international express service provider DHL is also the official principle sponsor and logistics partner. Globally MI’s sponsorship marks DHL’s first ever cricketing partnership. DHL is a German logistics company providing courier, package delivery and express mail service, which is a division of the German logistic firm Deutsche Post. Prior to MI the brand has been associates with Jordan Formula one team, Manchester United football club and CEV champions league to name a few.
“As the team behind the five-time IPL winning sports team, Mumbai Indians, our brand will be placed prominently at the back of the jersey. With this new association, we will be able to take our brand into the living rooms of a large cricket fan base that cuts across gender, age groups and geography.”Sandeep Juneja, VP – Sales and marketing, DHL Express
The three associate partners of Mumbai Indians from the franchise’s website are- Marriot Bonvoy, JIO and Astral Pipes. Also Read: Royal Challengers Bangalore Sponsors List 2023: RCB Sponsor, Title, Principal, Official, Associate, Merchandise and more
Aside from the principal sponsors and associate partners MI is also cherishes the support of other partners. The five time IPL title winning team is backed and financed by eleven other partners. These partners are as follows: Usha, Acko, Kingfisher, Dream11, BKT, Boat, Perfomax, DNA networks, 91.1 FM city, Fever FM and Reliance Foundation education and sport for all.
Mumbai Indians Sponsors List 2023
|Serial No||Principal Sponsors||Associate Partners||Official sponsors||Merchandise Partners|
|1||Slice||IDFC First Bank||Jio Cinema||Celio|
|3||Astral Pipes||Garnier Men||Cybeart|
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