3 Feb 2014, Doha ~ Continuing its long-standing support for the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC), ExxonMobil Qatar is the exclusive sponsor of the 2014 Qatar Gold Sword Race, which will take place on February 6, 2014
The press conference, highlighting the announcement of ExxonMobil Qatar’s sponsorship of the mega event, was attended by Mr Sami Jassim Al Boenain, QREC General Manager, and Mr Saud Al-Arifi, Vice President and HR Manager Qatar and Abu Dhabi for ExxonMobil Qatar Inc.
“We are proud of our continued support for the Racing and Equestrian Club, particularly through our long-standing sponsorship of its events,,” said Mr Saud Al-Arifi, Vice President and HR Manager Qatar and Abu Dhabi for ExxonMobil Qatar Inc. “At ExxonMobil Qatar, we have a commitment to supporting the State of Qatar and its leadership in highlighting historically significant elements of Qatari heritage. Equestrian competition continues to play an important role in Qatar today, and we are pleased to be a part of this much-awaited and prestigious equestrian event.”
Mr. Sami Jassim Al Boenain expressed his appreciation to ExxonMobil Qatar. “ExxonMobil Qatar and QREC share a long and fruitful partnership. We thank ExxonMobil Qatar for its ongoing support for horse racing in Qatar, which serves to enhance and maintain a sport fostered by our forefathers. It is our hope that events like the prestigious Qatar Gold Sword Race further elevate the status of equestrian excellence not only in Qatar, but throughout the region and around the world”, said QREC General Manager.