Malabar Gold bags two awards at 48th IGJA

Deccan Chronicle.  | dc correspondent

Business, Companies

Mr. Colin Shah, Chairman GJEPC, Ms.Sonali Bendre, Indian Actress and Mr. Anupam Kher, Indian Actor presents the award to Mr. Abdul Salam KP, Vice Chairman Malabar Group and Mr.Asher O, MD India Operations, Malabar Group. (DC Image)

HYDERABAD: Malabar Gold and Diamonds has won awards in two categories —highest Employment on company rolls and global retailer of the year — at the 48th India Gem & Jewellery Awards (IGJA) 2021 organised by Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC). The IGJA awards one of the most prestigious awards in the gems and jewellery industry.

The GJEPC has been organising this prestigious annual awards since 1973 to honour the exemplary achievements of leading exporters and for their outstanding performance besides felicitating the top importers and banks that are financing the trade, amongst others. Ernst & Young LLP, one of the world's leading multinational professional services providers, is the knowledge partner for the IGJA.

Asher O, managing director, India operations, and K.P. Abdul Salam, vice chairman, Malabar Group, received the awards at Grand Hyatt, Mumbai.

"It's a great honour to win the prestigious awards at the 48th IGJA 2021. The awards recognise our robust global presence and our commitment to build an efficient workforce to serve our customers with world class shopping experience,” said M.P. Ahammed, chairman, Malabar Group.