Dr. R. Seetharaman, Chief Executive Officer of Doha Bank is recipient of multiple doctorates from leading universities of the world, including PhD in Global Governance by European University, PhD in Green Banking and Sustainability from Sri Sri University and Honor of the Doctoral Fellowship from Sri Sharada Institute of Indian Management (SRISIIM).
He was recognized and conferred by the Government of India with the prestigious Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award, the highest honor conferred on overseas Indians by the Government of India.
Dr. Seetharaman was honored with Best CEO of The Century for Peace and Humanity Award by the World Humanitarian Drive (WHD) in June 2019.
He received the “Global Excellence Award in Renewable Energy 2017” by the Energy and Environment Foundation from Hon’ble Piyush Goyal, Minister of State with Independent Charge for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines, Government of India, for his vision, leadership, outstanding contribution and for demonstrating excellence in the Renewable energy sector.
Dr Seetharaman was honoured with the "Green Economy Visionary Award" in 2016 by Union of Arab Banks (UAB). He has also been conferred with the Lifetime Achievement Award by The Banker Middle East in May 2015. He has been named "Best CEO in Middle East" three times in the last 10 years and "World Leader Business Person". He has received the "Business Man of the Year Award" in 2015 from Qatar Today, "Life Time Achievement Award" from the Institute of Directors' at the Global Summit 2014 and The "Man of the Year" at IAIR Awards 2014.
He is a Chartered Accountant and holds certificate in IT systems and Corporate Management, whilst being a Gold medallist in his graduation Bachelor of Commerce
Dr R. Seetharaman, CEO of Doha Bank, is a prominent personality in the banking industry throughout the Middle East; and an economic expert. He has transformed Doha Bank into one of the best performing Banks in the Middle East region. He is a high profile economist and is invited on a regular basis by international media such as BBC, CNN, FOX, CNBC, Sky News, ABC and Bloomberg to share his views.
Few Prestigious awards won by Dr. R.Seetharaman
Dr. Seetharaman has transformed Doha Bank as one of the best performing bank in the Middle East region. During his stewardship Doha Bank has become a Global Brand, conferred
with the following awards /recognitions:
He has played a pioneering role in introducing innovative products and
services, deploying consumer centric technology solutions, newer strategic business
models etc., and all first of its kind in the State of Qatar.
Dr. Seetharaman is very passionate about theatre and literature and actively promotes social and cultural arts.
Dr. Seetharaman is a high profile economist and is invited on a regular basis by international media such as BBC, CNN, FOX, CNBC, Sky News, ABC and Bloomberg to share his views. He is also an active promoter of economic cooperation and cross border investment opportunities between the GCC and the rest of the world. An influential environmentalist on the Global stage, he has proactively created awareness on Global Warming across the globe through a host of seminars and other initiatives. He is renowned Quiz Master in State of Qatar and has successfully conducted business-quizzes, sports-quizzes and green-quiz.
Recent speeches and seminars, where Dr. Seetharaman has contributed as Chairman or
Dr. Seetharaman is also very active in promoting economic cooperation and cross border investment opportunities between the GCC and other regions across the globe. He is committed to corporate social responsibility by proactively contributing towards social causes besides his initiatives towards creating a knowledge-society. He is actively engaged in creating awareness to the global corporate community on global warming and climate change - causes, effects and measures.
Dr. Seetharaman always had a soft spot for underprivileged and his benevolent Philanthropist activities involve:
Dr. R Seetharaman is an Influential Environmentalist on the Global Stage:
An Innovator to support social cause