B5 Plus CEO, Mukesh Thakwani Wins Industrialist Of The Year

The Chief Executive Officer of leading steel manufacturing company in West Africa B5 Plus Limited, Mukesh Thakwani has been named the Industrialist of the year at this year’s Ghana Manufacturing Awards.

The fifth edition of the awards was held at the Kempinski Hotel in Accra on May 28, 2021 with stakeholders in the business industry in attendance.

The awards is to identify projects and individual achievements that have enabled manufacturers to set themselves apart from their competitors and produced clear and compelling value, return on investment, and other relevant results.

The event which is organised by Xodus Communications in partnership with the Ministry of Trade and Ministry of Business Development brought about over 200 manufacturers together at the Kempinski Hotel in Accra.

With his enormous contributions to the manufacturing sector, Mr. Thakwani has bestowed the honour after beating off competition from other notable nominees.

Receiving the awards, the astute businessman was grateful to the organizers for the recognition and believes the award will go a long way to keep him on his toes to do more for the sector.

He was also grateful to workers at B5 Plus Limited for their dedication to the growth of the company and urged them to continue working harder for the betterment of Ghana.

He dedicated the awards to the entire staff at B5 Plus Limited who have been behind the company through tick and thin.

Mr. Mukesh Thakwani is considered to be one of the leading businessmen in Ghana, endowed with an enterprising spirit and the ability to discern future trends.

Being a visionary, he made B5 Plus grow by leaps and bounds within a short span of time. As such, Duke of Edinburgh’s International Awards Association has honoured Mr. Mukesh V. Thakwani for his generous contribution towards the socio-economic development of Ghana.