As one of the world’s largest financial institutions, FAB shapes the lives of people in the markets where we operate globally. We look to build a better future and create value for our employees, customers, shareholders and communities to grow stronger through differentiation, agility and innovation.
Our sponsorship portfolio is responsible to inspire growth in our communities whether through sports, youth, education or sustainable living to contribute to the development of the national and bank’s agenda alike.
First established in 1968, Al Ain Football Club is one of the nation’s oldest and most prominent football clubs, recognised as a force in Asian competition. The club has adopted a forward-looking strategy of becoming one of the world’s top professional football clubs by being the ambassador of UAE football in international tournaments, hoisting the nation’s flag on victory podiums.
Al Ain Football Club is one of FAB’s oldest partnerships, dating back to 2009, with our support making a positive contribution to the growth of football, and of a sporting culture, in the UAE.
Rashid Al Dhaheri
Official Partner since 2019
A young Emirati kart racer who consistently achieves a string of firsts for the Arab world, Rashid is a champion for youth in sport through his determination and grit.
Our partnership with Rashid Al Dhaheri is part of our promise to empower communities beyond banking. We watch with excitement as Rashid sets the bar high and paves the way for youth to reach their full potential.
UAE Team Emirates Cycling
Main Partner since 2017
Since its establishment in early 2017, UAE Team Emirates has competed successfully in elite cycling races across the world. From The World Tour, Vuelta de San Juan, Tour of California and Tour De France to name a few, UAE Team Emirates has gone home with podium finishes.
Our partnership with the UAE Team Emirates is integral to the sponsorship programme at FAB, which serves to consistently support sport both regionally and internationally. As well as contributing to world-class competition, the partnership also serves to promote cycling as a healthy activity within the UAE community.
Official Partner of Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019
The Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 was an important milestone in Abu Dhabi and the UAE’s continued efforts to promote tolerance, inclusion and unity throughout the emirate, nation and region.
In line with FAB’s ongoing commitment to make a positive impact in the communities we serve, we are proud to have played a role in ensuring the success of this significant humanitarian event, which added momentum to the global Special Olympics movement and formed part of our ongoing mission to empower People of Determination.
Yas Marina Circuit
Official Founding Partners, Official Circuit Partner, Official Retail Banking Partner from 2009 – 2019
Yas Marina Circuit is home to the Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and has also hosted various racing series such as the GP2 Asia Series, GT1 World Championship and others. Yas Marina Circuit is a pillar of Abu Dhabi’s community development and has placed the island at the forefront of sporting culture, positioning Abu Dhabi as a premier destination.
Our founding partnership with Yas Marina Circuit allowed us to drive Abu Dhabi’s agenda forward through motorsport, health and fitness. FAB has supported a range of activities and events at Yas Marina Circuit, the iconic Formula One Grand Prix being the most renowned, bringing the community together through sport.
F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
Official Bank of the F1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix from 2009 – 2019
The Formula One World Championship race has been held at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi since 2009, bringing the world’s fastest racers to the capital. Achieving global recognition, the event is now firmly established as an annual highlight of the UAE’s sporting and community calendar.
FAB’s partnership with the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix was part of our consistent commitment to nurturing the growth of top-level sport in the region and globally.
Louvre Abu Dhabi
Corporate Partner from 2018 – 2020
The Louvre Abu Dhabi is a cultural initiative in the capital that develops and promotes the Emirate as an inspired global destination with cultural authenticity that brings humanity together.
FAB’s partnership with the Louvre Abu Dhabi aimed at supporting Abu Dhabi’s evolution into an excellent, sustainable destination of distinction.
FAB Metro RTA
Naming Rights Sponsor from 2009 – 2019
When it was opened 9 September 2009 by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Ruler of Dubai, Dubai Metro was the first urban transit network of its type on the Arabian peninsula, and one of the first in the Arab world.
FAB’s partnership with Dubai Metro, which included naming rights for one of the Metro stations, represented our commitment to building a more sustainable future and investing in innovation that benefits the UAE community.
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