15/05/2023 Press release
Bringing World-class Badminton to fans at TotalEnergies BWF Sudirman Cup Finals 2023
Fans & customers can expect elevated energies on & off court in China and around the world
India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, May 15 2023 – The TotalEnergies BWF Sudirman Cup Finals 2023 will be held in Suzhou, China from 14 to 21 May, returning to China for first time since 2019.
This 18th edition tournament is an international badminton mixed-team competition contested by member countries of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) that allows players to win crucial ranking points to qualify for the 2024 Paris Olympics. Sixteen teams including badminton powerhouse nations like China, Indonesia, Korea, and Malaysia, will be featured.
“We are delighted to bring TotalEnergies BWF Sudirman Cup Finals to millions of fans in China and the world!” said Ting Wee LIANG, President, TotalEnergies Asia Pacific & Middle East - Marketing & Services. “We hope to energize lives and communities through this sponsorship, and highlight the sport’s key attributes of performance, precision and endurance that resonate with our business and brand promises”.
Promoting fan engagement onsite & on TotalEnergies x Badminton Instagram & Facebook
For the first time, TotalEnergies is collaborating with badminton stars, influencers, and celebrities: Prannoy H. S. from India, Debby Susanto from Indonesia, Mark O’dea from Malaysia, Wei Loong Brian from Singapore and Worasak Sriboonwong from Thailand.
Also look out for a 10-episode video series, “TotalEnergies Fanatics Backstage Pass”, giving fans the exclusive behind-the-scenes moments of players: from their airport arrival to pre-tournament routines; post-match emotions and reactions. Another 6-part video series feature players experiencing the sights & culture of Suzhou.
Fans attending the Suzhou tournament can visit the TotalEnergies booth on-site. Exciting programs include players’ meet-and-greets, games, back-of-house tours, and player interaction livestreams.
In May, TotalEnergies’ customers enjoy discounts on lubricants products & services and receive exclusive badminton merchandise. Find us on: Amazon India; Lazada Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand; Shopee Malaysia, Tokopedia Indonesia.
About TotalEnergies in Singapore
Present in Singapore for 40 years with around 600 staff, TotalEnergies has activities ranging from regional headquarters, manufacturing, and research & development. Business divisions represented include Exploration & Production, Gas Renewables & Power, Trading & Shipping, and Marketing & Services (including the largest EV charging network in Singapore, TotalEnergies’ largest lubricants plant worldwide, and the global headquarters of TotalEnergies Marine Fuels). Singapore also houses Saft batteries activities as well as a Research & Development center of Hutchinson. For more information, please visit TotalEnergies.sg.
About the Marketing & Services division of TotalEnergies
TotalEnergies’ Marketing & Services business segment offers its professional and private customers a wide range of broad energy products and services—petroleum products, biofuels, charging and related services for electric vehicles, gas for road and maritime transportation—to support them in their mobility and help them reduce their carbon footprint. Every day, over 8 million customers visit our 16,000 service-stations all over the world. As the world’s number four in lubricants, we design and sell high-performance products for the automotive, industrial and maritime sectors. And to provide the best response to the needs of our B2B customers, we deploy our sales forces, our international logistics network and our diverse offering. We operate in 107 countries, where our 31,000 employees stand close to all of our customers.
TotalEnergies is a global multi-energy company that produces and markets energies: oil and biofuels, natural gas and green gases, renewables and electricity. Our 105,000 employees are committed to energy that is ever more affordable, cleaner, more reliable and accessible to as many people as possible. Active in more than 130 countries, TotalEnergies puts sustainable development in all its dimensions at the heart of its projects and operations to contribute to the well-being of people.
TotalEnergies Press Contact
Ming Hsien YAP, Regional Commercial Communications Senior Manager, Marketing & Services Asia Pacific & Middle East: [email protected]