By Tilusha Vyas – Asia Correspondent
One of the most prestigious events in the British Asian Community is the star-studded gala affair where notable personalities and individuals from all walks of life gather every year for the Asian Achievers Awards.
Last Friday, there was a lot of glitz and glamour at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London’s Park Lane where the men attired in their finest evening suits and women wearing the latest designer outfits and the most glamorous sarees gathered for the 14th Asian Achievers Awards 2014. Some 700 guests mingled in the vast reception hall before the main awards ceremony in the gigantic opulent ballroom below.
Mr CB Patel, Publisher/Editor of ABPL Group which has been running the Asian Achievers Awards for the last 13 years, said that he was overwhelmed with the growing diversity and incremental success of the nominees listed for 2014. “Our winners at this year’s Asian Achievers Awards have truly reached remarkable heights of success and achievement, and it gives me great pride to celebrate these incredible individuals, who are no doubt exceptional role models for the next generation.”