Dr. R. Seetharaman, Chief Executive Officer- Doha Bank Group has nearly three decades of experience in banking, information technology and consultancy. He is a Chartered Accountant and holds certificate In IT systems and Corporate Management, whilst being a Gold medalist in his graduation, Bachelor of Commerce. He was endowed with the honorary degree, Doctorate of Laws by Washington College for his unique and valuable contribution to society in the field of banking, knowledge management, corporate social responsibility and governance. He was also endowed with title, Doctorate of Honors causa from European University In June 2012 for his unique and valuable contribution to global governance and social responsibility.
He is one of the most sought after Economists in the GCC region. On a regular basis, he is being called on by a host of international & regional media channels such as BBC, CNN, FOX, CNBC and Bloomberg for sharing his opinion and for seeking his expert comments on recent developments and issues in economics, banking, environment etc. He is also a visiting faculty for European University and Washington College.
He is a prolific reader, speaker and writer and has also contributed to various news articles. He is also very active in promoting economic cooperation and cross border investment opportunities between the GCC and other regions across the globe. He actively shares his knowledge and experience and is committed to corporate social responsibility by proactively contributing towards social causes besides his initiatives towards creating a knowledge-society