Boxer Amir Khan lands new title in Dubai

Boxer Amir Khan lands new title in Dubai

06.12.2018: Former world champion becomes brand ambassador for Berkeley Assets in and outside the ring Caption: Amir Khan with Berkeley Assets’ Omar Jackson and coach Joe Ackary in Dubai.

Former world champion becomes brand ambassador for Berkeley Assets in and outside the ring





Caption:    Amir Khan with Berkeley Assets’ Omar Jackson and coach Joe Ackary in Dubai.





World renowned boxer Amir Khan is the proud owner of a new title which he will receive officially at a special event in Dubai next week.



Khan has been installed as brand ambassador for Berkeley Assets, the private equity company which is now working on a range of new business opportunities.



The former unified light-welterweight world champion has signed the deal with Omar Jackson, Partner of Berkeley Assets, and the partnership will be formally announced at a festive celebration taking place at the Jumeirah Beach Hotel on Wednesday 12 December.



“I’m very pleased to be extending my partnership with Berkeley Assets, both in and outside the ring,” said Khan.



“I’m looking forward to meeting the team and some of Berkeley’s clients at the event next week and am planning many more trips to Dubai and London to explore a number of opportunities with the company in the Middle East, Far East Asia and around the world.”



Three months ago, Khan signed a multi-fight sponsorship agreement with Cryptech World, the blockchain technology company acquired by Berkeley Assets earlier this year.



He marked the Cryptech partnership a few days later with a unanimous points decision over Colombian Samuel Vargas in Birmingham, UK and he is expected to announce his next bout soon.



“We now look forward to much more success in partnership with Amir, within both the boxing and private equity arenas,” said Jackson, a keen boxing fan. “We’re delighted that he has entrusted Berkeley Assets to ensure he capitalises fully on his sporting success and we’re planning a big celebration of the partnership next week.”



Khan, the former unified light-welterweight world champion who held the WBA (later Super) title from 2009 to 2012 and the IBF title in 2011, shared some boxing insights with Jackson and his own coach, Joe Ackary from BOXiQ on a recent trip to Dubai.



Berkeley Assets, an offshore multi-asset company with a strong, diversified portfolio of investments across the real estate, hospitality, logistics and technologies sectors, has offices in Dubai and London and a presence in Far East Asia with a view to expanding those operations within the next few months.






- Lindsay Johnston, Total Communications Dubai - also photo

Permanent-URL: http://www.automobilsport.com/boxer-amir-khan-new-title-dubai---184262.html

06.12.2018 / MaP

Weitere Beiträge

No trouble from bubbles – sparkling water gets clean bill of health
28.11.2018
Culligan debunks common myths about carbonated waterCaption:     Sparkling water – common myths debunkedIf you love the taste of sparkling water, weiter >>
Middle East finance firms should learn from Hong Kong, adapt to demands of investors – expert
26.11.2018
Berkeley Assets partner calls for modernisation and a wake-up call from IFA bosses as industry evolves to demands of retail market investorsphoto caption:     Omar Jackson, weiter >>
TESLA opens a temporary showroom in the Mall of the Emirates, Dubai
25.11.2018
Tesla has opened its latest temporary showroom in the lifestyle and luxury destination, the Mall of the Emirates, bolstering its presence in Dubai and complimenting its retail store and service centre located on Sheikh Zayed Road.   weiter >>
Technology takeover from lawyers now inevitable...
21.11.2018
...yet exposure, credibility among major concernsSTA Law Firm head says the use of attorneys for lawsuits, compliance under threat; legal counsel for contract execution soon to be a thing of the past weiter >>
SIG Combibloc Obeikan receives environmental award of the year at Gulfood Manufacturing
15.11.2018
SIGNATURE PACK recognised for 100% plant-based renewable materialsCaption:    The SIGNATURE PACK by SIG CBOB recognised as Environmental Award of the Year at the Gulfood Manufacturing Industry Excellence Awards weiter >>
Snow Cape: Der finnische Pavillon für die EXPO 2020 Dubai
12.11.2018
Der Auftrag für den Bau des finnischen Pavillons zur Expo 2020 Dubai geht an das internationale Projektteam Expomobilia, JKMM Architects, Factor, Beyond und FiveCurrents. Der Fokus des Pavillons wird auf dem Thema Natur, Innovation und Nachhaltigkeit liegen. weiter >>
HE Abdulla Ali Bin Zayed Al-Falasi officially opens HR Summit & Expo 2018
12.11.2018
Golden era of HR technology being held back by old, ineffective systems - expertsCaption:     HE Abdulla Ali Bin Zayed Al-Falasi, Director General for DGHR officially opens HR Summit & Expo, the largest gath weiter >>
Sovereign Bonds Law to boost UAE economy by delivering multiple investment benefits
11.11.2018
.... say legal expertsNew law is important step in development of country’s financial and debt capital market - STA Law FirmCaption:    STA Senior Partner Sunil T weiter >>
Culligan Middle East turns Downtown Design spotlight on Zip HydroTap Platinium Range
11.11.2018
 The kitchen that has everything now needs stylish good looks on tapCaptions:    Culligan Middle East is showcasing the Zip HydroTap Platinum Range at Downtown Design, the region’s leading design fair weiter >>
Huda Kattan shares star billing with Sir Richard Branson at The Retail Summit Dubai
07.11.2018
Inaugural event in Dubai draws biggest names in commerce to tackle convergence of retail with technology, experience and hospitalityPhoto caption:    Huda and Mona Kattan wil weiter >>
Innovation Centre opens in Dubai marking a new era for MENA food & beverage production industry
07.11.2018
SIG CBOB launches The Innovation and Reliability Centre in response to seismic shift in market, creating smart space for customers Photo caption from left: Samuel Sigrist, CFO, SIG; Abdallah Obeikan, CEO, Obeikan Investment Group; weiter >>
SIG CBOB unpacks the ‘perfect package’ at Gulfood Manufacturing
06.11.2018
Consumer-led trends, tech-driven solutions key to revolutionise F&B industry, as purchasing power lies with millennials, digital nativesRegional food packaging experts are revealing new technology-based solutions created in response to shifting consumer demands at Gulfood Manufacturing this week.SIG Combibloc Obeikan (SI weiter >>
Majid bin Abdulmohsen AlHokair officially opens inaugural edition of Index Saudi 2018
01.11.2018
Leading local and international interior design companies descend upon Riyadh Majid bin Abdulmohsen AlHokair, Vice Chairman of the Board of Al Hokair Group officially opened the inaugural edition of INDEX Saudi 2018, a new regional interior design show connecting more than 5,000 designers, architects, project managers and procurers. weiter >>
SIG CBOB prepares to unpack the "perfect package" at Gulfood Manufacturing
31.10.2018
Consumer-led trends, tech-driven solutions key to revolutionise F&B industry, as purchasing power lies with millennials, digital nativesCaption:          SIG CBOB: revealing the path to a weiter >>
New range of water dispensers puts purity, consumer health in forefront at Gulf Host
29.10.2018
Culligan Middle East launches Bio-Refresh water dispenser to provide higher quality drinking water to UAE consumersCaptions:     Culligan’s Middle East Bio-Refresh dispenser to launch at weiter >>
Middle East investment in people analytics growing
28.10.2018
.... but how to capitalise in business still elusive - surveyHR Summit & Expo shows why businesses increasingly rely on data, analytics for decision-making, although majority are early adoptersCaption:    56% of priva weiter >>
Professionals countdown to next week’s INDEX Saudi
25.10.2018
.....as companies seek to capitalise on a growing marketSaudi mega projects shine bright light on Kingdom’s US$3 billion interior design marketCaption:    Interior design professionals to carve out a piece of th weiter >>
Eco-friendly UAE consumers have filtered water on tap
23.10.2018
Culligan says environmental awareness drives double digit growth for bottleless, plastic-free Zip HydroTap systemCaption:     Good for the environment, with no bottles and less CO2 emissions - the Zip HydroTap by Culligan T weiter >>
Dubai blockchain experts get premier league call up as global sports business turns to technology
22.10.2018
Cryptech World says foundations being laid for revolutionary changes to way football clubs do business; blockchain impact to spread across sporting arenaCaption:     weiter >>
Abu Dhabi lead on crowdfunding is huge boost to SMEs in wake of bank lending block – legal expert
21.10.2018
ADGM framework for regulation of Private Financing Platforms is lifeline for “key engines of the country’s economic growth”, says STA Law FirmCaption:    weiter >>
fäm Properties tops AED1.59 billion in sales, invests in Dubai property market future
14.10.2018
Al Msaddi says non-stop government efforts to boost real estate mean great medium, long term opportunities for investorsCaption:     Firas Al Msaddi – C weiter >>
New space law is one giant leap for UAE, says legal expert
09.10.2018
Space sector investment to surge, next generation lawyers, engineers, scientists will be inspired to revolutionize unexplored sector - STA Law FirmCaption:    STA Senior Partner Sunil Thacker: &ld weiter >>
Saudi Arabia's Interior Design market sharpens focus, accounting for one third of SAR35.6 billion GCC spend
09.10.2018
INDEX Saudi prepares to host thousands of designers, architects, buyers in Riyadh this month as interior design boom grows momentum Caption:    INDEX Saudi will help interior designers capitalise on the SAR11.25 billion market; 30 October to weiter >>
Berkeley Assets: Multi-asset firm invests in real estate, hospitality, logistics and technology sectors
08.10.2018
Berkeley Assets brings capital raising in-house, appointing full team of young and experienced associatesCaption:    Berkeley Assets has created an in-house team to handle all capita weiter >>
Cityscape Global Dubai - Increased supply benefits investors
04.10.2018
Cityscape Awards for Emerging Markets and new Business Hub highlight strength of local businesses, government initiativesphoto captions:  UAE real estate investors will capitalise on a wide selection of units in the lead up to Expo2020 weiter >>
AED38.7 billion worth of projects totalled from five exhibitors out of 300 at Cityscape Global Dubai
03.10.2018
Middle East’s largest real estate event showcases newly announced developments from top local exhibitorsphoto caption:  Nakheel – Dragon Towers   weiter >>
Real estate organisations and professionals gather for Cityscape Global Dubai opening
02.10.2018
Photo caption:    The 17th edition of Cityscape Global opens its doors today and runs until Thursday 4 October at the Dubai World Trade CentreGovernment backed Egyptian, Maltese developers target UAE investors with sec weiter >>
Meydan launches Marsa Meydan at Cityscape Gobal
02.10.2018
New iconic waterfront community development in Jebel Ali set to elevate affordable luxury lifestyle to another level in Dubai’s very own Newport BeachThe Meydan Group has launched a new residential and lifestyle community development at Cityscape Gl weiter >>
Investors, developers prepare for opening of Cityscape Global 2018 Dubai
01.10.2018
Appetite for sophisticated live-work-play communities met by local real estate companies     Photo caption:  Cityscape Global prepares to open its doors on Tuesday 2 October at the Dubai World Trade Centre weiter >>
© 2001-2017 copyright automobilsport.com