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Gulf International Bank Hosts First Employee Padel Tournament

Gulf International Bank B.S.C. (GIB) announced the successful hosting of the 1st GIB Padel Tournament on 19 March 2022 at the Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain with 50 Bank employees taking part.


Played in pairs of two, 26 teams competed in the Men’s, Women’s and Mixed categories. Competitors were cheered on by GIB management and employees who were on hand to support the teams. Two social courts were also set up for employees and spectators to take part and try their hand at Padel.


The winning teams were: Salman Usmani and Hussain Al-Alawi for the Men’s competition, Marwa Khunji and Fatima Jallaf for the Women’s category and Hussain Al-Alawi and Zahra Hassan for Mixed play.


GIB, through a series of social events, aims to enhance employee engagement and encourage collaboration between employees at all levels in environments outside the workplace. 

Gulf International Bank B.S.C. Licensed by the Central Bank of Bahrain as a local Conventional Wholesale Bank and as a Conventional Retail Bank (branch) C.R. 4660