Shahid Sheikh OBE, Managing Director of Leicester based Clifton Packaging was recognised as Entrepreneur of the Year earlier this week at the prestigious MSDUK Awards.
Commenting on the awards Mr Sheikh said, “We were shortlisted for two awards this year; Entrepreneur of the Year and Innovation. I was beyond thrilled to hear that I had won Entrepreneur of the Year. It is truly a huge honour.
“These awards are always fiercely competitive and I would like to take this opportunity to offer my sincere congratulations to all the other finalists and winners. We have a very committed team at Clifton Packaging and my thanks goes out to each and every one of them. Our staff are instrumental in helping us to achieve all that we have to-date and in helping us to take the business to where we intend to take it over the next three to five years. Finally I would like to thank our customers and suppliers. It is true to say that without them we wouldn’t be who we are today.”
Clifton Packaging focuses mainly on the FMCG and wet protein sectors and is based on Leicester’s Meridian Business Park.