26th September, 2017; Dubai, UAE: Danube group is proud to announce an exciting new addition to its portfolio of brand ambassadors. The current Captain of the Pakistan Cricket team, Sarfraz Ahmed, is joining the Danube’s family as the brand ambassador for the Pakistan market. Mr. Ahmed has been on the periphery of the Pakistan squad for quite some time and his never-say-die attitude has won him many admirers around the world.
The role-model for the young cricketers, Sarfraz came into prominence when he led the side to victory at the Under-19 World Cup in 2006. A year later, he made his ODI debut at Jaipur against India. In- fact, under his captaincy, he has won 7 out of 9 ODI’s and won 7 out of 8 T20I’s. Another feather was added to his cap with a spectacular win in the recent ICC Champions Trophy and T20 of Pakistan v World XI. Additionally, he guided his franchise team Quetta Gladiators twice to the finals in Pakistan Super League (PSL).
Talking about the new partnership Mr. Rizwan Sajan, Founder and Chairman Danube Group said: “I am honored to sign Mr. Sarfraz as our brand ambassador for Pakistan. He is an intelligent sportsman who is full of energy and always maintains a positive attitude. It is a privilege to work with someone who has the same values and passion for excellence as all of us at the Danube. We are delighted to welcome him to our group and look forward to a fruitful and lasting relationship with him.”
With a fond passion for cricket game, Mr. Anis Sajan Managing Director – Danube Group also known as ‘Mr. Cricket’ in UAE was thrilled with this partnership and said “I know Sarfraz from almost five years and I am glad that this friendship has grown in to a relationship with Danube. He holds a huge fan following across the globe. Sarfraz, is confident, innovative, versatile, dynamic and full of self-belief; and yet humble and down to earth. All these qualities resonate with our brand. We are very happy to have him as the face of Danube Group in Pakistan for years to come.”
Sarfraz Ahmed said:” I believe that Danube group is a synonym to hard work. I have been an admirer of the brand for some time now. Danube Group success story is also very inspiring. Honestly, it gives me immense pleasure to be part of the group which started from zero and now one of the UAE's largest diversified conglomerates with interests in building materials, property, construction and home furnishings. I wish them success in future endeavors and would like to thank, Mr. Anis Sajan for welcoming me in the family.”
The organisation has found a firm footing among the leading real estate players of the UAE and has been honoured with numerous awards and accolades at the national, regional and international level for the leadership, innovation, excellence in the sector.