The Private Banking arm of Mashreq, one of the UAE’s leading financial institutions, has underlined its support to the Middle East’s thriving and growing Beach Polo scene as one of the partners of Beach Polo Cup Dubai 2015. The sport itself was founded in the UAE and the Beach Polo Cup is now being held under the official patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of Dubai Sports Council. The Beach Polo Cup Dubai 2015 was being held at Skydive Dubai near Dubai Marina.
Ayman Abuhabsa, Head of Private Banking at Mashreq, said: “Mashreq Private Banking is pleased to act as partners to the sport and this cup. Earlier this year, we partnered with Art Dubai and we look forward to extend our support to this growing sporting event as well. We also believe that this sponsorship adds a further dimension to our engagement with our clients whose interests sit at the center of everything we do. We equally believe that this step will further stimulate broader and deeper participation from other corporates to continue to support the sports industry here in the UAE.”
Since its inception in 2004, the sport is celebrated as a social event in every major sporting and social calendar and is being played in over 33 cities worldwide. The Beach Polo Cup Dubai is a major annual function where the polo world focuses on the Beach Polo Cup Dubai.