Unique competition set to close

by Stuart Vose

Still time to Be A Director for the Day.

The unique business competition ‘Be a Director for the Day’, launched by Sunderland Football Club’s principal partner and shirt sponsor, Invest in Africa, is set to close.

Companies have until the end of today (Tuesday) to submit their entry to win the exclusive prize at the Stadium of Light on Tuesday 27th November for the club’s Barclays Premier League match against Queens Park Rangers.  

One company representative and guest will join members of Sunderland AFC’s board in the directors’ box.  The winning company will also be able to enjoy matchday hospitality for eight of its employees in the Invest in Africa executive box.

Entry Details

To enter the competition, simply email with details of your company name, contact information, and a link to the company website. 

Invest in Africa will send your company a simple form to fill in so that they can follow up with advice and contacts for exploring new business opportunities in Africa. Entry is open to all companies, no matter what their size or experience of working in Africa.

Terms and Conditions

Only one entry per company is permitted. The winner will be selected at random and this decision is final.  The winner will be notified by email or telephone by Tuesday 20th November. Prizes are neither transferable, nor exchangeable and cannot be redeemed for cash.  

By participating in this competition you agree for your contact details to be shared with Sunderland AFC, Invest in Africa and their PR company, WSM Communications. By participating in the competition, you are deemed to accept these terms and conditions.