Vimal Shah is the Group Chief Executive Officer at Bidco Africa Limited. He is a recipient of many awards and accolades including the Prestigious East African Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 2012 and the First Class: Chief of the Order of the Burning Spear, awarded to him by the former Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki. In 2004, he was honored with the Moran of the Order of the Burning Spear (MBS) Award and in 2008, the Kenya Institute of Management named him the CEO of the Year with BIDCO winning the Company of the year. Alongside his work at Bidco, Mr. Shah is the Chairman of Kenya Private Sector Association. He is also a Fellow of the Marketing Society of Kenya and is the former Chairman of Kenya Association of Manufacturers. He is also on the board of many other private and public organizations, including the 3GF Advisory Board.