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Autoneum is new ‘Exclusive Partner’ of Grasshopper Club Zürich

The sponsorship of GC as Exclusive Partner among other things includes dress and LED perimeter advertising.

29th March 2016

Innovation in Textiles
 |  Winterthur

Sports/​Outdoor, Transport/​Aerospace

Autoneum, the market leader in automotive acoustic and thermal management with headquarters in Winterthur (Switzerland), is supplementing its sponsorship activities, which also include the internationally renowned World Car Awards, with the nationally oriented GC partnership.

Manuel Huber, CEO of Neue Grasshopper Fussball AG, commented: "We are delighted about Autoneum's decision to support and promote GC as Exclusive Partner from the 2016/2017 season. With Autoneum we have gained a globally successful sponsor that is a global leader in its segment. GC and Autoneum both stand to benefit from this new partnership."


The sponsorship of GC as Exclusive Partner among other things includes dress and LED perimeter advertising and underlines Autoneum’s commitment to Switzerland and the Swiss record champion. "Grasshopper Club Zürich is one of the most successful and long-standing football clubs in Switzerland and extremely attractive for a globally active company such as Autoneum,” said Martin Hirzel, CEO of Autoneum.

“Autoneum and GC are connected by their shared aspirations of professionalism and top performance. This partnership enables us to increase the degree of awareness of Autoneum in Switzerland and toward the public at large.”


Autoneum, with its headquarters in Winterthur, Switzerland, is the leading producer of vehicle acoustics and thermal management systems. The company develops and manufactures components, modules and complete systems for interior and engine bay, as well as heatshields and underbody shields.

Customers include leading automobile producers in the key markets of Europe, North America, South America and Asia. Autoneum is represented at around 50 locations in over 20 countries and employs more than 11,000 people worldwide.

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