Mr. Abbas Mohamed Receives Award for Outstanding Contribution to Business Education
Mr. Abbas Mohamed, Managing Director of Co-Load Maldives, has been conferred the National Award of Recognition for Enterprise Development in the area of Economics and Enterprises by the government, in appreciation of his services to the community. The award was presented to Mr. Abbas Mohamed by Maldives President Abdulla Yameen at the official function to commemorate the country’s Republic Day this year.
Mr. Abbas Mohamed began his enterprises in the year 1986 with the inception of his company, Co-Load Maldives Pvt. Ltd. where its first line of business was in cargo clearance involving sea and air cargo. With the successful execution of the endeavor, Mr. Abbas Mohamed ventured into more lines of businesses including export of dried and salted fish, construction and real estate, trading of world-renowned paint brands and later acquiring a license of the world number one home improvement franchise, Ace Hardware of the US for operating Ace stores in the Maldives. Mr. Abbas Mohamed has also made a mark in the area of business education with the opening of the institute, Maldives Business School which was later elevated into a College.