KPMG, Siemens named in Ben Ainslie Racing partner portfolio

A string of blue chip partners, including KPMG and Siemens, were unveiled for Ben Ainslie Racing at the launch today (Tuesday) of the British sailing team that will compete in the next edition of the America’s Cup, which will conclude in 2017.

KPMG will serve as the team’s business development partner, while Siemens has been secured as the official software supplier.

Other companies to sign up with Ben Ainslie Racing include technical clothing partner Henri Lloyd, legal representation company Linklaters, support boats supplier Scorpion Ribs and sustainability partner 11th Hour Racing.

The team’s suppliers include Princecroft Willis for accountancy services, Esteco for engineering software and SOS Rehydrate for medical drinks. The Goring will serve as hospitality partner.