AWARDS HIGHLIGHTS 2016
UKBCCI is very proud to have hosted its highly successful inaugural ceremony last year, which was not only informative and enjoyable, but one which celebrated entrepreneurs for their achievements both from a local and wider community.
Over 800 guests in attendance, made up of dignitaries, VIPs, MPs and prominent members of the business community.
Amongst those attending the awards event were HE Md. Nazmul Quaunine, High Commissioner of Bangladesh, Chief Guest, The Rt Hon David Gauke MP for South West Chief Hertfordshire and Secretary to the Treasury, Rushanara Ali MP (UK Trade Envoy to Bangladesh), Rupa Huq MP, Paul Scully MP, Rt Hon Mark Field MP, Rt Hon. the Lord Bates, Minister of State (Department for International Development), Maggie Throup MP (Vice chairman Conservative Party), John Biggs, Executive Mayor of Tower Hamlets, Rt Hon Richard Harrington MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary (DWP), Sandra Dexter (FSB National Vice Chairman) and Pasha Khandaker, President of the Bangladesh Caterers Association (BCA) along with many others.
Awards judged by a panel made up of eminent names including Lord Karan Bilimoria CBE, DL, Dr Zoe Mandich and Dr Nazia Khanum OBE DL.