Standard Life Investments

Press Release

Lions Jersey is the Perfect Fit for Standard Life Investments

02  November  2016

Standard Life Investments, the global investment manager was involved in the ‘big reveal’ of the official jersey for the British & Irish Lions, launched today by Canterbury. Standard Life Investments is Principal Partner of the 2017 Lions tour to New Zealand and has its name on the front of the jersey for the first time.

The jersey is being projected by Canterbury as a hologram in London and on the building at South St Andrew Square in Edinburgh, which is currently being developed by one of Standard Life Investments’ real estate funds.

The jersey will be worn by the Lions team on the 2017 Tour to New Zealand, and is also available on sale as a replica jersey for rugby fans.

Nuala Walsh

Nuala Walsh, Head of Global Marketing and Client Relations, Standard Life Investments, said: "Today marks an important step in the global growth of our brand, with the launch of the iconic red Lions jersey carrying the Standard Life Investments name.

"Just like the jersey itself, our sponsorship of the British & Irish Lions is the perfect fit for our business, with our strong team ethos, focus on performance excellence, and global ambition. It will be a proud moment for everyone in the company to see the Lions team in New Zealand, wearing the jersey with our name on the front."