Log In

Company : Standard Chartered Bank 
Thursday, April 4, 2013 5:19PM IST (11:49AM GMT)
Standard Chartered Moves to Delhi for South Asia Golf Tournament
The tournament will play host to corporate leaders and industry captains
Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India

After a successful inaugural edition of Standard Chartered South Asia Golf Tournament played over two days at Aamby Valley Golf Resort, Lonavala and Oxford Golf and Country Club, Pune, the tournament will now move to the Greg Norman designed par 72 championship course of Jaypee greens Golf Resort.

The Delhi Leg of the tournament will get underway on April 6th and 7th and will play host to leading corporate leaders and industry captains from around the sub continent. Captains of the corporate world from Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal and around India will come together for this nascent fixture on the golfing calendar.

The 110 players consisting of various corporate dignitaries will compete in the Stableford points format over 18 holes on the first day in three handicap categories to determine the Corporate Champions of South Asia. The second day will see a friendly format, played over 18 holes. Live scoring and a number of skill contests such as longest drive, closest to pin, straightest drive etc will keep the interest factor high.

Among those in action include Sunil Kaushal, Regional Chief Executive, India and South Asia, Standard Chartered Bank; Jim McCabe, CEO, Standard Chartered Bank; Nikhil Dhodapkar, Regional Director Sales & Marketing- India, Accor Hotels; Sandy Duncan, President, CAPACO- BP; Kapil Arora, Partner, E & Y; Ravinder Zutshi, Dy MD, Samsung Electronics; Arvid Wable, Draftfcbulka Advertising Pvt. Ltd.

Speaking on this new initiative, Mr. Sunil Kaushal, Regional Chief Executive, India and South Asia, Standard Chartered Bank said, "The Standard Chartered South Asia Golf Tournament is an endeavor towards building a unique engagement platform for corporate leaders and key stakeholders of the bank across the South Asia region. After the inaugural western leg, we are pleased to bring together corporate golfers from across the region to North India for Standard Chartered South Asia Golf Tournament Delhi Edition. We have received a very encouraging response for this tournament and are confident that this will become a noteworthy event on the corporate golfing calendar."

Other corporate participants who will be gracing the greens are Ratan Jindal, Vice Chairman & MD, Jindal Stainless Ltd; Sanket Akerkar, MD, Microsoft India; Oliver Blum, MD - Greater India, Schneider Electric India; T R Ramachandran, MD & CEO, Aviva Life Insurance; Srinivas Krishnaswamy, MD, URS; Mani Subramanian, President, Phillips; Bruce Campbell, COO, Cambata Aviation; Devin Narang, MD, Sindicrtum; Abdul Kader Azad, MD, Ha-meem Group and Tapan Chowdhury, MD, Square Pharmaceuticals.

Entry to the Standard Chartered South Asia Golf Tournament is through invitation only.

Standard Chartered – leading the way in Asia, Africa and the Middle East

Standard Chartered is a leading international banking group. It has operated for over 150 years in some of the world's most dynamic markets and earns around 90 per cent of its income and profits in Asia, Africa and the Middle East. This geographic focus and commitment to developing deep relationships with clients and customers has driven the Bank's growth in recent years. Standard Chartered PLC is listed on the London and Hong Kong stock exchanges as well as the Bombay and National Stock Exchanges in India.

With 1,700 offices in 70 markets, the Group offers exciting and challenging international career opportunities for 87,000 staff. It is committed to building a sustainable business over the long term and is trusted worldwide for upholding high standards of corporate governance, social responsibility, environmental protection and employee diversity. Standard Chartered's heritage and values are expressed in its brand promise, ‘Here for good'.

For further information please visit www.standardchartered.com. Follow Standard Chartered at www.facebook.com/standardchartered and on Twitter @StanChart.

Standard Chartered Bank in India

Standard Chartered Bank is India's largest international bank with 96 branches in 39 cities, serving 60,000+ SMEs, over 2,000 key Corporate and Institutional Relationships and approx 2 million retail customers. Key businesses comprise Consumer Banking, including Deposits, Loans, Wealth Management, Private Banking and SME Banking; and Wholesale Banking, which includes Cash Transaction Banking, Treasury, Corporate Finance and Custody Services. For more information, visit www.standardchartered.co.in.

For News Release background on Standard Chartered Bank click here
Media Contact Details
Vineet Mann, R N Golf Management Pvt. Ltd., +91 (124) 4961200, vineet@rngolf.in
Submit your press release
More News from Standard Chartered Bank

10/11/2005 5:34PM

Standard Chartered Wins Retail Banker International Award For Best Retail Bank In Asia Pacific

Standard Chartered Bank has been named the Best Retail Bank in Asia Pacific for 2005 at the recent Retail Banker International Awards ceremony. This is Standard Chartered's second win in this category, having received ...

18/07/2005 2:46PM

Standard Chartered's Greatest Race On Earth Is Back!

The Greatest Race on Earth (GROE), sponsored by Standard Chartered Bank, is back for a second season with a stronger and faster field of elite runners from around the world. The inaugural 2004/05 season was an ...

27/05/2005 11:02AM

Standard Chartered Bank Says Thank You with 'Loyalty Week'

Understanding the importance of appreciating its customers, Standard Chartered Bank introduced Loyalty Week, a special theme week that will run until the end of May. The celebration will not only stress on the value ...

Similar News

21/01/2019 7:10PM

Bajaj Finserv Launches Republic Day Sale - Offers Attractive Cashback

Bajaj Finserv, through its digital subsidiary Bajaj Finserv Direct Ltd, announced the launch of its Republic Day Sale, offering an incredible cashback up to Rs. 2019 on every qualified purchase on its online EMI store.

No Image

21/01/2019 2:05PM

ABSYZ, a Salesforce Platinum Partner Acquired by Youngsoft Inc.

Youngsoft Inc., the premiere technology and consulting firm, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire majority stake in ABSYZ Software Consulting Pvt. Ltd, a Platinum Salesforce Partner with ...