The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee today welcomed Fujitsu Limited (Fujitsu) as its latest Tokyo 2020 Gold Partner.
The inclusion of Fujitsu, which has been assigned the category "Data Centre Hardware" provider, concludes an incredibly successful week for the Tokyo 2020 Marketing Programme which has seen the addition of three new Gold Partners.
Tokyo 2020 President Yoshiro Mori said, "It is a great honour to welcome Fujitsu as a Tokyo 2020 Gold Partner. As one of Japan's most prominent companies, the active involvement of Fujitsu will be essential for the successful delivery of the Games. Fujitsu will make a significant contribution to the success of the Games through the provision of advanced data centre hardware that will be indispensable for our Games' operations. All of us at the organising committee are eagerly looking forward to collaborating with staff at Fujitsu."
Masami Yamamoto, President and Representative Director of Fujitsu, remarked, "It is a great pleasure to be able to support the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, as well as the efforts of all the athletes, as a Tokyo 2020 Gold Partner. As the data centre hardware partner, Fujitsu will contribute to the success of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games as part of the wider integrated Tokyo 2020 Games technology solution designed and managed by Worldwide Olympic Partner Atos. Fujitsu is also committed to further promoting sports as a company that has employed 29 Olympians and Paralympians over the past ten Games."
About the Tokyo 2020 Sponsorship Programme: The Worldwide Olympic Partners who support the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are Coca-Cola, Atos, Bridgestone, Dow, GE, McDonald's, Omega, Panasonic, Procter and Gamble, Samsung and Visa. In addition, domestic sponsors will also be core components of Tokyo 2020's Marketing Programme, and over the next six years they will be indispensable partners both for the successful delivery of the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games and as partners of the Japanese national Olympic and Paralympic teams. Accordingly, they will be accorded the rights to use Olympic and Paralympic designations and imagery including emblems, mascots and slogans. The local sponsors are divided into three separate categories, the highest tier being the Gold Partner, the second tier consisting of Official Partners and the third tier made up of Official Supporters. In collaboration with all sponsors who take part in the Marketing Programme, the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee will work to contribute to a brighter tomorrow for both Japan and the world. Please click the following link to learn more about the rights granted to the Tokyo 2020 Games' Sponsors:
About Fujitsu: Fujitsu is a leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Fujitsu employs approximately 162,000 staff who support customers in more than 100 countries. The company uses its experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society. Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.8 trillion yen (approx. US$46 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2014.
Fujitsu official website: http://www.fujitsu.com