Under The Patronage Of Hh Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, The Emir of the state of Qatar

2018 Sponsors

Main Sponsor

About QNB Group:

Qatar National Bank (Q.P.S.C.) (QNB Group) was established in 1964 as the country’s first Qatari-owned commercial bank, with an ownership structure split between the Qatar Investment Authority (50%) and (50%) held by members of the public.

QNB Group has steadily grown to be the biggest bank in Qatar and the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa region.

The Group’s presence through its subsidiaries and associate companies now extends to more than 31 countries across three continents providing a comprehensive range of advanced products and services. The total number of employees more than 27,800 operating through more than 1,250 locations, with an ATM network of more than 4,300 machines.

QNB Group has maintained its position as one of the highest rated regional banks from leading credit rating agencies including Standard & Poor’s (A), Moody’s (Aa3), Fitch (AA-), and Capital Intelligence (AA-). The Bank has also been the recipient of many awards from leading international specialised financial publications.

Based on the Group’s consistent strong financial performance and its expanding international presence, QNB is currently ranked as the most valuable bank brand in The Middle East and Africa, according to Brand Finance Magazine.

QNB Group has an active community support program and sponsors various social, educational and sporting events

Visit www.qnb.com for more information.

Diamond Sponsor

Fincantieri is one of the world's largest shipbuilding groups, as well as the first producer by diversification and presence in all high value-added sectors, with almost 19,400 employees and 20 shipyards in 4 continents.

In the naval field Fincantieri is the reference partner of the Italian Navy and serves numerous foreign customers, including the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard, offering a wide range of products, such as surface ships, submarines, special ships, and services for both the platform and the combat system, from industrial maintenance, repair, overhaul and conversions to those related to the life cycle management, both through the supply of integrated logistic support services and of in service support activities.

Gold Sponsor

MBDA is a world leading missile systems company with a comprehensive product range designed to meet the land, naval and airborne guided weapon system requirements of each of the armed forces.

MBDA is jointly owned by AIRBUS GROUP (37.5%), BAE SYSTEMS (37.5%), and FINMECCANICA by LEONARDO (25%).

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