Great Learning becomes the 'Official Overseas Team Sponsor of Sri Lanka Cricket'
Great Learning, the leading global edtech company for higher and professional education has partnered with Sri Lanka Cricket as the Official Overseas Team Sponsor. The company’s branding can be spotted for the first time on the Sri Lankan Cricket team’s jersey during the upcoming India vs. Sri Lanka T20 series, which starts on 24th February in Lucknow.
This partnership comes at a time when Great Learning is expanding its global footprint and seeing tremendous growth from key international markets. Great Learning has reported increasing demand for its upskilling programs from working professionals as well as enterprises in South Asia including Sri Lanka. The company is looking to enhance its brand awareness in the region through an association with cricket, which is a widely followed sport in Sri Lanka.
Sharing his thoughts on this impactful partnership, Arjun Nair, Co-founder, Great Learning said, “Great Learning has created multiple brand associations with cricket given how well it resonates with our target audience. We are excited to come on board as the Official Overseas Team Sponsor of Sri Lanka Cricket. The sport is widely followed by the youth in this region and we are confident that this association will create a lot of awareness for Great Learning and demand for upskilling in general.”
‘’Sports and Education goes hand in hand, and I believe the latest partnership will augur well for Great Learning, as the collaboration will help our partner to drive its intended message to the desired audience, as Sri Lanka Cricket is keenly followed by people from all walks of life, especially the younger generation,’’ said Ashley De Silva, CEO of Sri Lanka Cricket.
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