July 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
The second iGATE CEO Cup will witness CEOs of Global 2000 companies across the world compete in a first-class championship-style golf tournament on March 21-22, 2014 at the prestigious Pinehurst Golf Resort - Site of the 2014 U.S. Open and U.S. Women's Open Championships
iGATE, the NASDAQ-listed leading outsourcing services company, in association with Forbes, the publisher of Forbes magazine and forbes.com, announced today the second iGATE CEO Cup Golf tournament. This first-class championship-style golf tournament will be held
March 21 - 22, 2014, at Course No. 2 and Course No. 8 of the legendary Pinehurst Resort & Country Club in
North Carolina, USA. Grand Slam champion
Gary Player will co-host the iGATE CEO Cup just as he did for the inaugural tournament last year.
Commenting on the tournament,
said, "The iGATE CEO Cup has created a thrilling format for a charitable tournament with CEOs representing many of the world's top companies playing for a noble cause. Following the inaugural iGATE CEO Cup earlier this year, I am happy to continue my involvement as the tournament now moves to Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, and includes an international field of CEOs from across the globe."
In 2014, the iGATE CEO Cup will have a global scope as CEOs of Global 2000 companies will be invited to compete for total prize money of
, with the '
Player of the Tournament
- double the amount of the inaugural event. Winners will donate their prize money to the charities of their choice.
"I am looking forward to another successful tournament, and will be interested to see who lifts the world's largest gold trophy in 2014," said Player.