The corporate Kosmos de Piqué receives 12 million from public establishments for the Davis Cup in Malaga
The success of holding the Davis Cup finals in Malaga, which is anticipated to generate an financial impression on town of some 40 million, isn’t free. And proof of that is that the The general public coffers of the Junta de Andalucía, the Málaga Metropolis Council and the Provincial Council have disbursed 12.1 million euros (10 million with out VAT) as sponsorship to the organizing firm of the sports activities occasion, Kosmos World Tennis, chaired by Gerard Piqué.
This financial determine corresponds principally to the occasion of this 12 months, which has been happening since final Tuesday and can proceed till subsequent Sunday, and, partially, with Davis already agreed for 2023.
That is at the least deduced from the agreements formalized by the completely different establishments with Kosmos World Tennis SL, answerable for this sporting occasion, distinctive on the planet. Within the case of the settlement with the Consistory, it’s specified within the doc that the three,025,000 euros injected (2.5 million with out VAT) correspond to the 2022 and 2023 editions.
The sponsorship of the provincial establishment, quite the opposite, is restricted to the finals of this 12 months. The contract specifies that the sponsorship of 1,815,000 euros (1.5 million with out VAT) corresponds to the sponsorship of the Davis Cup by Rakuten Finals “to be held in Malaga from November 22 to 27, 2022”.
Within the file of this identical entity, the compensations obtained by the Provincial Council in change for the cash contributed are damaged down, in case of two seats within the presidential field (per session), a six-seater field with entry to the VIP hospitality space, 30 basic tickets for the Davis Cup Last Stage, and two parking areas the place the occasion is held.
On the identical time, the profitable bidder undertakes to embody the Provincial Council emblem on the official web site of the Davis Cup Finals; in all communications and international occasions of the Davis Cup Finals. Additionally within the background of the draw of teams and press conferences. Likewise, it has to incorporate the company picture within the aspect banner rotary LED of the sport monitor, amongst different promotional actions.
All this informative accuracy isn’t included, at the least within the doc revealed by Promálaga within the State Contracting Platformwithin the case of the sponsorship of the Consistory.
A scenario that’s repeated with the Junta de Andalucía, which is the one which injects essentially the most cash into the sporting occasion. In whole, 7,260,000 euros (6 million with out VAT) directed to Piqué’s firm and restricted to this 12 months’s occasion. This cash, contributed by the Public Firm for the Administration of Tourism and Sports activities of Andalusia, SA Essentially, it comes from European funds.
The sponsorship of main sporting occasions by the Board isn’t new. Months in the past it was identified that the Ministry of Tourism had allotted 2.4 million euros to the Royal Spanish Soccer Federation as sponsorship for the Copa del Rey Soccer Last 2021/2022 and 2022/2023; whereas it contributed one other 1.7 million to the Affiliation of Basketball Golf equipment as sponsorship for the Copa del Rey de Baloncesto Granada 2022.
Affect on town
It’s true that the monetary effort concerned in injecting these 12 million into the organizer of the tennis competitors has a rebound impact of a bigger dimension within the type of the thousands and thousands that it presumably leaves over town.
Weeks in the past, within the presentation of the occasion, the heads of the establishments raised to some €40 million the impression, together with a resort occupancy of 85% within the capital and the closest municipalities.
The selection of Málaga as the ultimate venue for the Davis Cup reinforces the enterprise hyperlink that Piqué has developed within the final 12 months with the capital of the Costa del Sol. It have to be remembered that some of the fascinating actual property operations is carried out by one other of his firms , Kerad Holding, which in July of final 12 months closed the acquisition of the location of the previous cinema Andalusiawithin the city middle, for a resort.