A sport that continues to be associated with the wealthy and the influential, polo has been the main focus of Julius Baer’s global sponsorship activities since 2006, with the bank having supported high-profile events such as the Cartier International Dubai Polo Challenge, the Audi Polo Awards held in London and the Ascona Polo Cup, Switzerland. Julius Baer is also title sponsor of the Julius Baer Beach Polo World Cup, Sylt, Germany.
Daniel Savary, Head of Eastern Mediterranean, Middle East and Africa (EMMEA), Bank Julius Baer & Co Ltd said: “We, at Julius Baer, have carefully chosen to sponsor polo globally because of its dynamics, innovation and its consciousness of tradition. Additionally, it embodies the exceptional quality of performance which we value and which is important to this game’s fans around the world, as well as to our clients. The Julius Baer Beach Polo Dubai Cup is an extension of our long tradition of supporting the sport on a global scale and we are proud to support it here in the UAE as well.”
“The sponsorship activities of the bank share the same goal that we strive towards every day as a business enterprise, namely our commitment to excellence. Furthermore, this event highlights our commitment to the UAE and our long term strategy of continuing to grow our business in the Middle East region.” he added.
The first Julius Baer Beach Polo Dubai Cup 2013 is an exclusive invitation only sporting event, hosted at the Mina A’Salam, Madinat Jumeirah Resort from 19th to 20th April 2013.
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