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Tune Group Sdn Bhd
Private
Industry Entertainment, Leisure
Headquarters

Wisma Tune, Jalan Dungun, Bukit Damansara

, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Key people
Tony Fernandes (Chairman)
Kamarudin Meranun (CEO)
Subsidiaries Air Asia
Tune Hotels
Caterham Group
Queens Park Rangers
ASEAN Basketball League
Tune Tones
Website www.tunegroup.com

Tune Group Sdn Bhd (or Tune Group Sendirian Berhad, meaning 'private limited') is a leisure and entertainment corporation founded by the Malaysian entrepreneurs Tony Fernandes and Kamarudin Meranun. Tune Group's mission is to provide affordability and accessibility to leisure activities and entertainment, primarily in Asian markets. It does this via its airline, hotel, telecommunication, financial services, sports, media and creative industries subsidiaries.[1][2][3] Its subsidiaries include Air Asia, a budget airline, Caterham F1 Team, a Formula 1 team,[4] and Queens Park Rangers, an English football club.[5] Tune Group was the official shirt sponsor of FA match officials until 2013.[6]

Business[edit]

Tune was founded in late 2001 with the purchase of AirAsia by Tune Air Sdn Bhd on 2 December 2001. In 2013, Tune Group expanded its low budget hotel business (Tune Hotels) in Australia.[7]

Portfolio[edit]

  • AirAsia Berhad
  • Tune Talk Sdn Bhd
  • Tune Hotels Regional Services Sdn Bhd
  • Tune Money Sdn Bhd
  • Think Big Digital Sdn Bhd
  • Tune Ins Holdings Berhad
  • Tune Studios Sdn Bhd
  • QPR Asia Sdn Bhd
  • Tune Box Sdn Bhd
  • Educ8 Group Sdn Bhd
  • Caterham Group

Sponsorship[edit]

Lotus Racing car with Tune Group logos.

Tune Group is a partner of The Football League and the FA Cup. It contracted to partner the Professional Games Match Officials (PGMO) for seven years and ran for three years for the course of the 2010-2011 season.[clarification needed] Previously, PGMO was affiliated with the Tune Group subsidiary AirAsia.[8][9]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Company Overview of Tune Group Sdn Bhd". Bloomberg Business Week website. Accessed 17 February 2014.
  2. ^ "Tune group has boasted as having the potential to repeat AirAsias success." Times of Oman 19 June 2012  – via HighBeam Research (subscription required) Accessed 24 November 2012.
  3. ^ "Tune Talk." Tune Group website June 2013.
  4. ^ "Lotus to join Formula One grid for 2010." The Guardian 15 September 2009. Accessed 24 November 2012.
  5. ^ "Queens Park Rangers Bought by AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes." Bloomberg 18 August 2011.
  6. ^ "Tune Group to sponsor Premier League refs" Marketing 6 October 2010. Accessed 23 March 2014.
  7. ^ "Tune Group plans Aust expansion." Business Spectator. 18 June 2013. Accessed 17 February 2014.
  8. ^ "Premier League referees whistle up new sponsorship deal." news.bbc.co.uk BBC News 6 August 2010 Accessed 17 August 2010.
  9. ^ "Referees in Tune for the new season." Premier League 6 August 2010. Accessed 17 August 2010

External links[edit]


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628 news items

The Star Online

The Star Online
Wed, 03 Feb 2016 03:50:16 -0800

The AirAsia BIG global loyalty programme managed by Think BIG is the global points currency serving AirAsia and the Tune group. The programme has about 15.6 million members across Asia-Pacific and elsewhere. Following the proposed disposal, Tune ...
 
The Nation
Wed, 03 Feb 2016 22:33:45 -0800

The campaign began in November in all countries where AirAsia is present and involved a range of undertakings to fight climate change based on the needs of each location. In one instance in November, AirAsia Group joined with Tune Group to mobilise 150 ...

Business Standard

Business Standard
Fri, 22 Jan 2016 02:21:26 -0800

Tune Studios of the Tune Group was formed by music industry professionals as a one-stop center for all sorts of entertainment solutions, offering audio production as well as a wide spectrum of services, from content development to event management.

THE BUSINESS TIMES

Bloomberg
Fri, 05 Jun 2015 04:01:51 -0700

Tune Group “constantly” assesses ways to optimize the value of its shareholdings and invest in new ventures such as Internet companies, crowdfunding and the Tune Labs incubator and accelerator programs, according to Tan. Where Tune Group and its ...

The Star Online

The Star Online
Wed, 20 Jan 2016 23:04:54 -0800

The initial activity saw over 150 volunteers from across the AirAsia Group and Tune Group of companies come together to clean the Kanching Rainforest Waterfall in Rawang. Nearly 600kg of garbage was collected within the short duration of 90 minutes ...

Malay Mail Online

Malay Mail Online
Fri, 15 Jan 2016 01:22:30 -0800

The initial activity held in November 2015 saw over 150 volunteers from across the AirAsia Group and Tune Group of companies come together to clean the Kanching Rainforest Waterfall in Rawang. Nearly 600kgs of garbage was collected in a short duration ...
 
The Nation
Sat, 30 Jan 2016 10:00:00 -0800

The initial activity saw over 150 volunteers from across the AirAsia Group and Tune Group of companies come together to clean the Kanching rainforest waterfall in Rawang. Nearly 600kg of garbage was collected in a short duration of 90 minutes during ...

Marketing Interactive

Marketing Interactive
Thu, 21 Jan 2016 20:07:30 -0800

The initial activity saw over 150 volunteers from across the AirAsia Group and Tune Group of companies come together to clean the Kanching Rainforest Waterfall in Rawang. Nearly 600kg of garbage was collected in a short duration of 90 minutes during ...
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