Aamir Ahmad, founder and CEO of multichannel furniture retailer
Dwell, won top honours at this year’s Lloyds TSB Southern Jewel
Awards. Ahmad won the Retail Food and Franchise Jewel Award,
which celebrates the achievements of Asian men and women who have
demonstrated an outstanding ability to develop and implement
retail and food ventures leading to multiple managed units across
the UK. Dwell, which was launched in 2003, now has a turnover of
more than £15 million and a customer base of 65,000.