Kutubuddin Ahmed, chairman of Sheltech & Envoy Group has been awarded by the King of Spain as Knight Officer of the Spanish Royal Order of Merit.
Tanvir Ahmed, managing director of Sheltech and director of Envoy textile confirmed the matter to The Business Standard.
Kutubuddin is the Former President of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA), Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI). He was secretary general of Bangladesh Olympic Association (BOA) and a recipient of the National Sports Award 2002. He was also awarded with the Business Person of the Year 2016 by DHL and The Daily Star.
He obtained his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from BUET, and his area of expertise and entrepreneurship includes not only textiles and garments manufacturing but also real estate, construction, ceramics, aviation and other industries.