About MATCH Hospitality.
Founded in 2007, MATCH Hospitality AG is a major player in the sports hospitality arena, delivering turnkey solutions to clients in the areas of sales and operations. MATCH Hospitality has created a global network of Sales Agents which offers sports event owners/rights holders unprecedented worldwide access to customers wishing to purchase hospitality products. MATCH Hospitality has the expertise and experience to deliver both the catering and production elements at major events and is responsible for the entire operation of the FIFA Hospitality Programme.
The company is based in Zurich with offices in Moscow, Manchester, London, Johannesburg and Rio de Janeiro and the shareholders are BH Hospitality Limited, Dentsu Inc., Klaus-Peter Kofler and Winterhill Investments Limited.
FIFA appointed MATCH Hospitality as the worldwide exclusive rights holder of the FIFA Hospitality Programme including the FIFA Confederations Cup South Africa 2009 and the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™, the FIFA Women's World Cup Germany 2011™, the FIFA Confederations Cup 2013, the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ and the FIFA Women's World Cup 2015™. On 1 November 2011, FIFA and MATCH Hospitality announced an extension to the appointment for the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups™, as well as for the FIFA Confederations Cups in 2017 and 2021 and the FIFA Women's World Cups™ in 2019 and 2023. The appointment encompasses both the sale of hospitality packages on an exclusive worldwide basis and the operations of the FIFA Hospitality Programme.
MATCH Hospitality is the only company worldwide that is officially authorised by FIFA to offer and guarantee exclusive hospitality packages for every match of the FIFA World Cup™, directly or through its appointed sales agents.
MATCH Hospitality also offers a range of product for other world class sporting events including the ATP Finals and the Formula One Paddock Club™.