Lord Gulam Noon MBE, 74, a British National, is an accomplished entrepreneur, who founded Bombay Halwa Limited, a Company engaged in the business of manufacturing Indian confectionary, Indian savories and aviation catering. Currently, he is Chairman & Managing Director of Bombay Halwa Limited and Chairman of Noon Group of Companies. In 1988, Lord Noon founded Noon Products Limited (now a member of Kerry Foods Limited), a Company engaged in the business of frozen and chilled ethnic food specialists, supplying to supermarket chains under their own labels. The Noon Brand range of frozen ready meals is also supplied to outlets in the UK and worldwide.
Lord Noon has been presented various prestigious awards, like Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award - Gold Medal - presented by Mr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, Honour of Knighthood & Honour of MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire), conferred by Her Majesty the Queen, for his services to industry. Lord Noon holds five Honorary Degrees from various leading British universities and was named as Asian of The Year in 1994.
Lord Noon neither holds directorship in any other Indian Public Limited Company nor holds any shares in the Company.