Recently the Danube signed in Sarfaraz Ahmed as brand ambassador for Pakistan.Sarfraz Ahmed the current Captain of the Pakistan Cricket team, joined the Danube’s family as the brand ambassador for their Pakistan market. Mr. Ahmed’s attitude right represented Danube’s philosophy. His never-say-die attitude has won him many admirers worldwide.
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 organis2ation 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.
About Danube Group
Danube Group traces its origin through Danube Building Materials. Established in 1993, the company provides more than 25,000 products in stock and in-house value added services in all of its multiple set of showrooms across the Middle East region and India. The company operates from its head offices in JAFZA with logistics facilities across the region which amounts to 5.5 million square feet and includes kiln drying facility, factory and warehouses of the group.
8 From a small trading firm, Danube has grown into one of the largest building materials company in the region, with its diversified branches worldwide including UAE, Oman, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and India, in addition to procurement offices in China and Canada. Danube has a team of 1,800 plus people working across strategic locations across the GCC and India.
Among its flagship companies, Danube Home – the Home Interior Retail arm – has showrooms in major shopping malls across the region and in India. In UAE it has showrooms in Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai Festival City, Bawadi Mall – Al Ain, Abu Dhabi and standalone outlets in RAK, Fujairah and Abu Dhabi as well. In Oman we have 5 showrooms (Salala, Nizwa, Sohar, Baraka and Al Khuwair). Danube Home has a showroom in Bahrain – Salamabad as well.