On receiving the award from Dr Hassan Rashid Al Derham, president of Qatar University, Dr R Seetharaman, Doha Bank CEO, said the award was given for the bank’s contribution to sustainable development in Qatar.
He said: “Doha Bank believes in Qatar National Vision (QNV) 2030, which aims to direct Qatar towards a balance between developmental needs and the protection of its natural environment, whether land, sea or air. The QNV 2030 includes an emphasis on establishing an effective legal framework and the environmental institutions that can serve as the guardians of Qatar’s environmental heritage.”
He highlighted Doha Bank’s measures on sustainable development. He said: “Doha Bank advocates and practises green banking, which is one of the core business philosophies that would support the sustainability into the future. Doha Bank is also active in supporting the youth of the nation from a human development perspective and conducts numerous programs to help develop indigenous talent.”
Doha Bank has embraced sustainable business practises to satisfy its customers and promote solid environmental stewardship. In doing so, the bank has embarked on a greener path in business and their personal lives.