YPO appointed as Rugby League World Cup partner

YPO appointed as Rugby League World Cup partner

By Heidi Winter, Communications Assistant

Were excited to announce that YPO will be the official procurement partner for the Rugby League World Cup 2021 (RLWC2021).

YPO will be providing procurement expertise for the tournament, assisting with supplier and market engagement throughout.

We will offer our dedicated expert resource to ensure RLWC2021 has access to world class companies for a variety of services such as logistics, technology and insurance.

Gavin Rimmington, Head of Public Sector at YPO said:

“YPO is excited to be the procurement partner for the Rugby League World Cup 2021. We have extensive procurement expertise including supporting large scale events and the fact that the majority of the games are in our heartland means it’s a great opportunity for our owning local authorities and our communities.”

Jonathan Neill, Commercial Director at RLWC2021 commented: 

“To deliver the biggest and best Rugby League World Cup ever we require partners who share this ambition and align with our values of being bold and brave, and world class. YPO has a hugely valuable skills set and will work alongside us to ensure that we run an effective and efficient procurement and business engagement programme over the next two years.

We’ve been delighted with the proactive engagement to date across the business community, and welcome further approaches from organisations who think they can have a positive impact on delivering our vision.”

To find out more about the tournament, visit: https://www.rlwc2021.com/