Tokyo 2020 Welcomes Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. as Paralympic Gold Partner

Tokyo, 21 February 2020 – Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) today welcomed Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (Samsung) as a Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Gold Partner in the category “Wireless Communications Equipment”. Its addition brings the total number of Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Partners to 78.

By becoming a Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Gold Partner, the highest tier of the domestic sponsorship programme, Samsung will provide valuable support to the successful delivery of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.

Tokyo 2020 President Yoshiro Mori welcomed the announcement, commenting, “We are delighted to welcome Samsung, a Worldwide Paralympic Partner, as a Gold Partner of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. Samsung has supported the Paralympic Games via their campaigns since the Torino 2006 Paralympic Winter Games and supported the Games as a Worldwide Paralympic Partner since the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games. I am confident they will provide huge support by involving many more people in the Paralympic Movement during the Tokyo 2020 Games as well.”

Changmin Oh, President of Samsung Electronics Japan, commented, “We are honoured to support the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. As a Worldwide Paralympic Partner of the International Paralympic Committee we have been a proud supporter of the Paralympic Movement, aiming to help athletes and fans around the world share in the excitement and inspiration of the Games. We will continue to contribute through our Wireless Communications Equipment, aiming to make the Tokyo 2020 Games an unforgettable experience for everyone.”

 

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