Dr. R. Seetharaman was conferred Ph.D. on his contribution towards ‘Economic Implications of Global Citizenship’ at the 5th Convocation “Dikshant Samaroh” hosted by Sri Sharada Institute of Indian Management – Research Foundation (SRISIIM Foundation) on 30th November 2018 at Vasant Kunj, New Delhi.
Dr. Seetharaman receiving his Ph.D. Degree for his thesis on “Green Banking and Sustainability" at the Second Convocation of Sri Sri University on 1st September, 2015 in the presence of Shri Naveen Patnaik, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Odisha and Poojya Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankarji, Life time President of Sri Sri University.
Dr. R. Seetharaman at the EU Graduation Ceremony in Geneva, Switzerland where he was awarded PHD for his thesis on Global Governance, June 2013
Dr.R. Seetharaman successfully completed his Thesis Presentation on Global Governance at the European University in 2013
Honorary degree, Doctor of Laws 2012 during the 229th commencement function by Washington College for his unique and valuable contribution to society in the field of banking, knowledge management, corporate social responsibility and governance.
Few recipients of this honorary degree :
May 2011 - Mr. Lawrence Eagleburger, Former Secretary of State
June 2011 - Honorable George H.W. Bush
May 2012 - Mr. R. Seetharaman
"Doctor of Civil Laws of Honoris Causa 2012 by European University", one of the world's top business schools in Geneva, Switzerland during their 2012 Graduation ceremony for his unique and valuable contribution to global governance and social responsibility
Dr. R. Seetharaman, CEO of Doha Bank, being honoured with the EU Business School Leadership Award at the EU Munich Commencement Ceremony on 16th June 2018 in recognition of his dedication to inspire passion, direction and determination in young and fellow business people. The award also acknowledged his integrity, innovative spirit and commitment to promote sustainable development and economic prosperity which greatly inspired community.
Dr. Seetharaman was presented with the “Global Humanitarian Award” for his contributions as a leader in persistently serving the world and putting humanity first through his noble deeds at the 2021 Second edition of the “Trilateral Global Summit” through International NGO - World Humanitarian Drive (WHD) on "Trade 4 Peace"
Dr. R. Seetharaman receiving the “Green Economy Visionary Award” from Mr. Mohammed Jarrah Al-Sabah, Chairman, Union of Arab Banks at the 2016 Union of Arab Banks (UAB) International Banking Summit on 30-May-2016 in Rome, Italy. The award was given in the presence of Mr. Wissam H. Fattouh, Secretary General Union of Arab Banks, H.E. Mr. Mohammad Machnouk, Minister of Environment, Lebanon, Mr. Sarkis Yoghourtdjian, Advisor, Federal Reserve Board, Washington DC, Mr. Mustapha Bakkoury, President du Directoire, MASEN, Morocco Mrs. Michele Caparello, Advisor to the Executive Board, European Central Bank, Mrs. Michele Caparello, Advisor to the Executive Board, European Central Bank and Mr. Eric Usher, Acting Head of the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP-FI), Switzerland.
Doha Bank CEO Dr. R. Seetharaman was honored with Lifetime Achievement Award at Banker Middle East Awards in Dubai on 27-May-2015
Dr. R. Seetharaman, CEO of Doha Bank being honored with Business Man of the Year Award at the Hilton Hotel, Doha, Qatar on 16-June-2015
Dr. R. Seetharaman receiving the “Life Time Achievement Award” from Dr. K. Rosaiya, Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu, India for initiatives to promote excellence in Governance practices for the year 2014.
Dr. Seetharaman receiving the ‘Global Financial Leader 2017’ award from Hon. Indian Member of Parliament M.I. Shanavas at the Golden Achievement Awards Doha First Edition 2017, organized by Global Media in association with Kerala Chamber of Commerce & Industry, at the Sheraton Grand Doha Resort & Convention Hotel on 28th September 2017 in Doha, Qatar.
The Institute of Directors (IOD) has bestowed a plaque of recognition to Doha Bank Group CEO Dr R Seetharaman during the Dubai Global Convention 25th World Congress on Leadership for Business Excellence & Innovation on 21-April-2015 in Dubai. Dr Seetharaman received the citation from UAE Minister of Culture, Youth, and Community Development Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak al-Nahyan
Leadership and Fellow Award during the 23rd World Congress Leadership and Quality of Governance and Presentation of Golden Peacock awards ceremony hosted by Institute of Directors on 8th February 2013
Greetings from H.E BAN KI MOON, Secretary General, United Nations
Receiving "The ABLF Business Economist Award" at the ABLF (Asia Business Leadership Forum) Leadership Weekend 2014 from H.E Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, UAE Minister of Economy in Dubai – Dec 2014
Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Samman by NRI Convention held in House of Lords, London – October 2013
Dr. R. Seetharaman received the “Best Banker Award for Supporting SMEs for their better growth and exemplary achievements in Banking Sector” during the "INDIA SME BUSINESS CONCLAVE” on 15th June, 2013 on the occasion of 19th Foundation Day of Small and Medium Business Development Chamber of India.
Dr. R.Seetharaman has been awarded the prestigious "CA Global Achiever Award" during the glittering ceremony of The Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAI) Awards 2012 on 3rd February 2013 at Grand Hyatt, Mumbai"
World Leader Business person - For being a successful leader who works in an innovative, systematic and knowledgeable manner - September 16, 2012
Dr. R. Seetharaman was honored with the 4th Rajiv Gandhi Excellence Award for his distinguished services in the banking profession in 2013.
Global Indian Award by Rotary Club of Madras Metro during the launch of KRIA- Rotary Metro Awards 2013 in Commemoration of the 10th Anniversary of Kesar
Mr. R.Seetharaman, CEO, Doha Bank Group won the award for the Best CEO in Middle East 2011 at EMEA Awards. This is the second time he is winning this prestigious honor in Middle East.
Outstanding Contribution to the Industry award by Banker Middle East in partnership with Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance during the Banker Middle East Industry
Certificate of Appreciation from United States Department of Commerce - U.S. Commercial Service in promoting US-Qatari trade and financial ties from the ministry of Commercial Service International Trade Administration
Best CEO in Middle East Banking Industry 2008 by the Middle East Awards Institute from Honourable Dominique de Villepin, Former Prime Minister of France.
Banker of the Year 2007 from Banker Middle East Industry
Arab Asian Banker Excellence Award - 2006 from Arab Asian Forum in Singapore.
The Phenomenal Banker Achievers Excellence Award from the President of Mauritius.
The Gullands Excellence Awards for excellence as a Phenomenal Banker.
The prestigious "Kalaimamani" award from the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu State - H.E. Kalaignar M. Karunanidhi, on 13th February, 2011
International Indian of the Year Award from H. E. Dr. Farooq Abdullah, Minister of New and Renewable Energy during the 2nd NRI Global Summit - Doha on March 13, 2010 for his contribution for global economics also supporting for years the common cause to address the Global Warming & Climate Change and Millennium Developments Goals
Life Time Achievement Award for outstanding contributions and achievements in Banking Sector
Brand Leadership Award 2008 from 17th Asia Brand Congress