The national airline of the oil rich United Arab Emirates, Etihad Airways has added to its long list of Guest Ambassadors with the addition of US PGA Tour golfer Martin Kaymer to its roster.
The German is considered to be one of the brightest young stars in European golf at the moment, and he has already won the US PGA Championship in 2010, the HSBC Golf Championship in Abu Dhabi a record three times during 2008, 2010 and 2011 and he also dropped the final putt as the European Team clinched the Ryder Cup in a breathtaking finish in 2012.
And as the latest guest ambassador for one of the largest carriers in the world, Kaymer will work to raise the profile of the brand in his home land of Germany as well as some other key markets in the world.
The Chief Commercial Officer of Etihad Airways, Peter Baumgartner spoke of the addition of Martin Kaymer to its list of brand ambassadors, stating that as one of the most well known and successful golfers in recent seasons, Kaymer has many fans spread all over the world including his home land of Germany and the company wants to tap into that market with the help of the German.
He added that Martin has impressed Etihad Airways with his work ethic and quest for perfection, values that he shares with the airline and that was also a main reason for the partnership to be formalized.
Speaking of his appointment as one of the Guest Ambassadors for Etihad, Martin Kaymer stated that as a professional golfer, he is travelling all over the world for much of the year and he needs to do so comfortably as it makes a lot of difference and he feels Etihad will help him do that with first class arrangements.