Karachi, April 26th, 2016:
Mr. Hussain Dawood, industrialist and ardent philanthropist, has been conferred the Lifetime Achievement Award 2016 by Marketing Association of Pakistan (MAP) for his remarkable contributions in a broad range of sectors. The award was presented by Talib S. Karim, President, Marketing Association of Pakistan, and S. Masood Hashmi (Managing Director, Orient McCann Erickson) at their flagship event MARCON.
Hussain Dawood, Group Chairman, Dawood Hercules Corporation, and Chairman KSBL, while accepting the award said “It is a distinct honour to receive the MAP Life Time Achievement Award, and this year I am grateful to be it’s recipient.”
Talib S. Karim, President, Marketing Association of Pakistan, said “Marketing Association of Pakistan is one of the oldest and one of the most prominent associations of Pakistan. It has been honouring individuals who have excelled in the field of Marketing and Management every year since 1987. MAP selects its recipients through long deliberations, and this year the committee unanimously recommended Mr. Hussain Dawood for his outstanding contributions in various sectors.”
Muhammad Azfar Ahsan, Chairman, MARCON’16 & Founding CEO, Nutshell Forum, said “Mr. Hussain Dawood chairs an array of profit and not-for-profit ventures namely Dawood Hercules Corporation Ltd. the group’s flagship holding arm with investments in foods and energy, Engro Corporation Ltd.; Hub Power Company Ltd., the largest Independent Power Producer in Pakistan; Karachi Education Initiative, which funds the graduate management school Karachi School of Business & Leadership, and The Dawood Foundation, with its legacy of establishing various education and health institutions across the country. His social responsibilities include Memberships of the World Economic Forum and its Global Agenda Councils of Anti-Corruption and Education.”