|12 July 2013|
|Zavarovalnica Triglav has been announced as a Main Sponsor for EuroBasket 2013|
Insurance provider Zavarovalnica Triglav has become the third main sponsor of EuroBasket 2013, taking the total number of local sponsors on board for the event to 12.
All the countries (Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia&Herzegovina, Serbia, Macedonia, Montenegro and Czech Republic), where Triglav Group is operates will be participating at EuroBasket.
Triglav want to seize the opportunity to be part of the biggest sports event in the history of independent Slovenia, setting up a corporate communication campaign under the slogan "Nešteto navijačev, ena zavarovalnica", which translates to: "Thousands of fans, one insurer".
"By joining EuroBasket 2013 we will use the excellent opportunity of this historic event to become better known and further strengthen the reputation of the Triglav Group as the leading insurance group in this part of Europe," Triglav board member Stanislav Vrtunski said upon the announcement of their sponsorship deal.
The director of the tournament Aleš Križnar also hailed the decision, saying that the number of sponsors secured so far testified to the importance and marketing potential of the event.
A breakdown of sponsors to date is four main sponsors (Hypo Alpe Adria, Fructal, Zavarovalnica Triglav); four event sponsors (Petrol, Spar, Telekom Slovenije) and eight event suppliers (Skupina Panvita, Sintal, BMW Group Slovenija, Adecco, Skupina Laško, profine Group).
Triglav is also the official insurer of the championship.
Description Of The Company:
Zavarovalnica Triglav is the controlling company of the Triglav Group and the legal successor of Vzajemna, the first Slovene insurance company founded in 1900. For over a century, Triglav has guaranteed the financial future of its policy holders with its knowledge, experience and financial strength.
Zavarovalnica Triglav is the leading traditional insurance company in Slovenia. Their key business pillars are insurance, asset management and activities supporting the fundamental financial pillars. The Triglav Group's core business, accounting for the bulk of its operations, is insurance. The Triglav Group is the leading insurance/financial group in Slovenia and one of the leading groups in South-East Europe.
Covering a good part of Europe, as it is present in seven countries and eight markets, Zavarovalnica Triglav and its subsidiaries provide non-life, life, supplemental voluntary pension and health insurance.
The insurance providers on the Slovene market are Zavarovalnica Triglav, Triglav Zdravstvena zavarovalnica and Pozavarovalnica Triglav Re.
The Group provides insurance transactions in the Czech Republic, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Serbia and Macedonia.
In terms of gross written premium, the Triglav Group ranks first among insurance groups in the Adria region and sixth in Central Europe, with a 22.1% market share. The Triglav Group is composed of Zavarovalnica Triglav as the parent company, 38 subsidiary companies and nine associated companies.