THE ASIAN BUSINESS AWARDS, which celebrate the successes of entrepreneurs from the community, are back this Spring 2019. Bigger and better, the glittering ceremony will be held on Friday 22nd March in Central London.
The Asian Business Awards are now in their 22nd year. The event is a celebration of Asian business excellence, acumen and achievement and it is where business leaders mix with powerful policy makers, business trendsetters and celebrities. Asians have contributed billions of pounds to the British economy.
More than 850 leading businessmen and women attended the awards last year. Lord Tariq Ahmad Minister of State for the Commonwealth and the United Nations was chief guest. Chief Guests have also included Theresa May when she was Home Secretary, Mayor of London Sadiq Khan, HRH the Prince of Wales, Tony Blair when he was Prime Minister and former Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg.
The 2019 Asian Rich List – a compilation of the 101 wealthiest Asians in Britain, highlighting exceptional entrepreneurial achievement over the last 12 months – will be launched at the gala awards dinner. This year’s Asian Rich List showed the total wealth of entrepreneurs reach a staggering £69.9 billion.