Al Rayan Bank presents the British Muslim Awards 2015

29 January 2015

29th January 2015 – Al Rayan Bank PLC, (, formerly known as Islamic Bank of Britain (IBB), this week (27th January) presented the British Muslim Awards 2015 at a ceremony held at The Chateau Impney Hotel, Worcestershire.

The prestigious awards ceremony, which recognises a wide range of achievement by British Muslims across aspects of society including business, charity, sport, arts and culture, was attended by over 350 guests.

Nominations from all over the country were submitted and representatives from Al Rayan Bank personally awarded three winners with their accolades. These were for the following categories:

  • Samera Ashraf, winner of ‘Best at Sport, presented by Keith Leach, Group Commercial Director, Al Rayan Bank
  • Farouq Sheikh, Founder and Executive Chairman, CareTech Holdings Plc, winner of ‘Businessman of the Year’ category, presented by Sultan Choudhury, Chief Executive Officer, Al Rayan Bank
  • Euro Quality Lambs, winner of ‘Business of the Year’ category, presented by Malcolm Brookes, Non-Executive Director, Al Rayan Bank

Commenting on the event, Sultan Choudhury said, ““The British Muslim Awards provide a platform for Muslims throughout the United Kingdom to showcase their achievements; Al Rayan Bank is honoured to support the event once again this year. I congratulate the winners, and the nominees, for their impressive contribution to their sector.”

The full list of British Muslim Award 2015 winners can be found at the event website (Al Rayan Bank is not responsible for the content of external websites)

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