JLT Australia announces partnership with Cricket Australia

JLT is now the official risk partner of Cricket Australia.

“Being the leader in the business of sport risk in Australia, we are proud to continue our tradition of bringing the game to the broader community. We are delighted to support Cricket Australia and contribute to an integral part of Australia’s sporting culture at the elite and grass roots levels,” said Leo Demer, CEO, JLT Australia and New Zealand.

“Supporting the game that unites and inspires Australians of many ages and cultures is important to JLT. The partnership with Cricket Australia highlights our shared values of hard work, ingenuity, and collaboration.”

JLT’s partnership with Cricket Australia secures the naming rights for the much anticipated Sheffield Shield, which will now be known as the JLT Sheffield Shield and the thrilling JLT One-Day Cup.

“Cricket Australia and JLT have a long standing relationship and we are excited to be strengthening this partnership and aligning JLT with our premier domestic product through the support of the JLT Sheffield Shield,” said James Sutherland, CEO, Cricket Australia.

“Domestic Cricket is the training ground for our Australian stars and we look forward to working with JLT to support the community at large through their partnership with Cricket Australia.”

“No matter what the sport, JLT’s role is to support and protect the game and its players. We look forward to working with Cricket Australia and using our deep risk expertise to empower and grow the game,” said Demer.