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Phaidon International Continues Partnership with Loughborough University

Date: 10 September 2018
Phaidon International is delighted to continue its partnership with Loughborough Students Men’s Rugby as the club’s headline sponsor for the 2018/2019 season, for the second season in a row.

Phaidon International is the parent company of five specialist global recruitment brands, offering permanent, contract and project-based recruitment services. The award-winning group has outperformed competitors around the global, delivering senior talent for their organisations’ in more than 60 countries. The organisation has a reputation as a highly driven, performance business, frequently proven through high year-on-year growth, and being awarded many accolades for their work, including Sunday Times Best Companies to Work For in 2016, and the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade in 2017.

Ranked in the top ten of every national university league table, Loughborough is also ranked first in the world for Sports related subjects. The University is one of the UK's leading centres of excellence, with sport at the heart of the community.

Loughborough holds one of the best student’s men’s rugby teams in the UK, competing at both student and national levels on a weekly basis. The club empowers their players to develop their ability on and off the pitch; taking responsibility of their performance and individual development.

“Following an amazing first year with Loughborough, we are so pleased to continue our partnership. Loughborough has a well-known international performance heritage synonymous with the University, and we couldn’t be more excited about the partnership and season to come.” commented Phaidon International’s Global Head of Talent Acquisition, Cara Myers.

Reflecting on the partnership, Jo Simpson, Commercial Director at Loughborough University commented “‘We are delighted that Phaidon International will continue to sponsor our iconic men’s rugby team for a second season running. We very much look forward to continuing to build on the existing partnership we have with an organisation whose values so closely match that of our own.”

Phaidon International’s Global Marketing Director, Gareth Saunders added; “As a performance-business, we look to partner with those whose values and results mirror our own, as well as our passion for success. We are always looking at supporting future talent and I couldn’t be more pleased for the business to continue its partnership with such an iconic University.”