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Qatar-based Indian banker awarded ‘Green Economy Visionary award’ in Dubai

Qatar-based Indian banker R Seetharaman

Dubai, June 1 (UITV)- A Qatar-based Indian banker R Seetharaman has been awarded the ‘Green Economy Visionary award’ for his contribution in environment-friendly activities and for promoting green economy for nearly two decades.

R. Seetharaman, Group CEO of Doha Bank, received the ‘Green Economy Visionary award’ from Mohammed Jarrah Al-Sabah, Chairman of Union of Arab Banks, at the 2016 Union of Arab Banks International Banking Summit held in Rome on Monday.

The award was given to him for his outstanding contributions close to two decades towards environment-friendly activities and thereby promoting green economy.

Under his leadership, Doha Bank has been conferred with numerous Banking awards from a wide spectrum of industry-watchers, according to the company website. He has also played a pivotal role in the rapid transformation of the corporate and financial profile of Doha Bank.

A gold medalist from the University of Madras, he is a recipient of multiple doctorates and received numerous awards, which includes Certificate of Appreciation by US Government – 2007, Gullands Excellence Award for Excellence in Banking – 2008 in London and the Arab Asian Banker Excellence Award – 2006, in Singapore.