Gulf businessman wins top London award

London, Dec 6 (IANS) A London-based Asian Lite newspaper has announced it would confer its 2015 Person of the Year honour on Jeddah-based NRI businessman K.T. Mohammed Rabeeh Rabeeulla, managing director of Shifa Al Jazeera Medical Group.

The jury panel – comprising India Club UK chairman Ashit Sinha, European Parliament member Afzal Khan, former Manchester mayor Naeem Ul Hassan – said Rabeeullah is setting an example for the business leaders to help their communities.

“Dr. Rabeeullah’s philanthropic activities in the remote areas of Thailand are highly commendable,” the panel said in a statement.

The award will be presented at a function in London on April 23, 2016.

Rabeeullah is allocating five percent of his company’s profit to provide insurance schemes and school buses for children in Kerala. He has donated $100,000 to villagers in Thailand to buy tractors and farm equipment to change their lives.

He is the winner of 2013 Pravasi Bharatiya Award, the highest honour for the members of Indian diaspora.

Shifa Al Jazeera Medical Group is a leading private health care provider in the Middle East, running several optical shops, pharmacies, clinics, and hospitals across the GCC and in India.

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of or any employee thereof. is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here