Posted on October 28, 2018

Continuing with its efforts to foster a culture of employee engagement, Doha Bank Qatar, recently hosted a staff quiz competition, alongside entertaining activities for its staff and their families.

The fun-filled event, titled ‘Brainy Squad’, saw tremendous response and wholehearted involvement from bank-wide staff. With around 30+ teams participating in the competition, the top 5 teams walked away with attractive prizes, in a tightly-fought, yet fun-filled event. The format of the competition included preliminaries, rapid fire, Qatar, GK, IT and Social Medial rounds, and also a mixed bag round where the teams had to bid for their scores, which increased the intensity of the event. Audience also had opportunities to challenge their skills through an interactive treasure hunt and several skill based games.

Team ‘Risk Mongers,’ comprising of Erantha Madawala, Nishantha Fernando, and Tharindu Prasad, emerged as the winners of the competition. ‘Team FIT’, with Manjula Sandanayake, Dharnendra Khothari, and Krishnan Cooray bagged the second prize, while ‘Remittance Super Eagles’ team, consisting of Michael Orosco, Devidasanunny, and Ryan Fabian won the third prize. Conrado Caberte, Dinesh Sachdev, and Mohamed Isaad with their team ‘Virtus Pro’ and, Mahmoud Rabie, Jayakrishnan Kavukattu, and Ashwin Hatwalne representing ’The Fluffy Warriors’ team secured the fourth and fifth positions respectively.

Commenting on the successful conclusion of the event, Dr. Seetharaman, Group CEO, Doha Bank, said: “Doha Bank is an employee-centric organization that strives to sustain a positive work environment where employees feel valued and enjoy coming to work. The Brainy Squad quiz competition was part of our endeavors focused on nurturing a company-wide culture of learning and teamwork. I would like to congratulate the winners of the competition and extend my deepest gratitude to all staff members who made this event a great success with their spirited participation, coordination and hard work.”