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The Julius Baer Team Wins The “Ultimate Battle Of The Banks'” Golf Cup


The Julius Baer Team of Anuj Kapalia, Subojit Biswas, Antony Louis, and Yahya Ismail made every shot “count” in winning the “Ultimate Battle of the Banks” golf tournament at the Emirates Golf Club’s Faldo Course.

Over 80 industry representatives, including senior executives from the banking and finance sectors, attended this important event organized by OMA Emirates Group, LLC, a major pioneer in payment systems and solutions.

The tournament, which had a Texas Scramble structure with teams of four players, provided as an important venue for networking and collaboration among banking professionals, sponsors, participants, and industry stakeholders. 22 teams competed in the “Ultimate Battle of the Banks” golf tournament.

The winning score was net 53, which was 19 under par.

The Orient Travel Team of Waseem Rahmany, Moiz Khan, Irfan Izhar, and Arshad Khan won the non-bank Division with the best score of the day, a net 52, 20 under par.

FAB, Standard Chartered, UBS, GSB Private, HSBC, Habib Bank Limited, Julius Baer, Mashreq, Citi, LGT, BMW AGMC, National Bank of Fujairah, Network International, Nedbank Private Wealth, Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank, Saxo Bank, St. James’ Place, Hansard, GIG Gulf, Mercury Payments, Orient Travel, Greenpark Global, and Total Processing were among the participants and sponsors.

Niranj Sangal, Group CEO of OMA Emirates (Dubai) UAE, remarked at the prize ceremony, “The “Ultimate Battle of the Banks” exemplifies our commitment to promoting collaboration and fostering connections within the banking and finance industry. We are delighted to have provided a platform for professionals to engage, compete, and build meaningful business relationships.”

Net Results

Bank Division

  • Julius Baer: A Kapalia, S. Biswas, A. Louis & Y. Ismail 53 (-19).
  • Mashreq Bank: B. O.Connell, S. B. Subramanian, J. Dias & S. Chinchankar 55 (-17).

Non-Bank Division

  • Orient Travel: W. Rahmany, M. Khan, I. Izhar & A. Khan 52 (-20).
  • Nearest the Pin, Hole 8, M. Nelson.
  • Nearest the Pin, Hole 12, N. Sayal.
  • Longest Drive, Hole 16, M. Khan.
  • Straightest Drive, Hole 10, N. Wright.