Australian Adam Scott has signed an endorsement deal with fashion maker Uniqlo, the company announced Tuesday.
The deal is the first for Uniqlo in golf, which also boasts tennis star Novak Djokavic as one of its ambassadors.
Scott said in a release, “I am thrilled to have been appointed as a Uniqlo Global Brand Ambassador. I have come across Uniqlo many times in my travels, and frequently visit Uniqlo stores. It is a brand with an established history of innovation, offering high quality clothing backed by quality materials and an attention to detail.”
“Our Brand Ambassador initiative targets individuals who are not only successful and ambitious in their own right, but also socially conscious and driven to give back to society,” said Tadashi Yanai , president and CEO of Fast Retailing Chairman.
“From this perspective, Mr. Scott is a wonderful addition. Uniqlo understands, and appreciates, Mr. Scott’s determination to become the best golfer in the world. As a company, we aim to provide clothing that meets the needs of anyone, anywhere. Given its widespread following worldwide and accessibility regardless of age, golf is a good match for us. Through this kind of initiative, we aim to improve the lives of people the world over.”