The Melbourne Rebels are excited to announce the extension of their partnership with Shaw and Partners, a distinguished firm specialising in investment advice and wealth management.
Shaw and Partners will continue as the Principal Pathways Partner in of the Melbourne Rebels, providing steadfast support to the U18 Academy, Melbourne Rebels U16, and Melbourne Rebels U19 squads for the next two years.
The Pathways program, backed by Shaw and Partners, is pivotal for the progression of emerging Victorian Rugby talent, facilitating the next phase in their athletic development and nurturing homegrown stars.
Expressing gratitude for Shaw and Partners' ongoing support, Melbourne Rebels CEO, Baden Stephenson, stated, "The renewal signifies Shaw and Partners' unwavering dedication to supporting the pathways of the next generation of rugby talent in Victoria. Their ongoing support enables the Melbourne Rebels to provide resources and guidance to young athletes, fostering their growth within the sport."
This commitment solidifies our mission to uplift and nurture emerging stars, while Shaw and Partners also recognise the invaluable networking opportunities within the Rebels' business community.
Ben Morrisey, Senior Private Wealth Advisor at Shaw and Partners, emphasised, "We aspire for the current participants in the Pathways Program to seize the opportunities presented by the Rebels Pathways Program, enhance their skills significantly, and position themselves for consideration in the Elite Pathways squad. Subsequently, we aim for their progression to the senior Rebels team and ultimately, to don the Wallabies jersey."
The alignment of values shared between the Rebels and Shaw and Partners emphasises the mutual commitment to enriching the lives of the community in Victoria.
Follow the Melbourne Rebels pathways program's inspiring journey on the Rebels social media channels as we continue to foster young Victorian rugby talent.