Farouq Sheikh has accepted an invitation to join the Mosaic board.
An astute businessman, Farouq has been a key architect in CareTech’s growth, leading on vision and strategy since 1993. In 2007, Farouq became Entrepreneur of the Year in the prestigious Laing and Buisson business awards and has presented widely at healthcare conferences, raising awareness of the learning disability sector.
In 2008, Farouq and his brother Haroon were winners of the highly valued Coutts Family Business Prize and widely recognised for the quality and social integrity of the company they created. Farouq has played a key role in the development of The Cosaraf Charitable Foundation, in which he is actively involved.
Born in Kenya and brought up in the UK, Farouq has played a significant role in the UK business community throughout his adult life. He has been a Mosaic Patron for the last year and has been involved in a number of Mosaic engagements.
Khawar Mann, Chairman of Mosaic, said “I am delighted to welcome Farouq to the Mosaic Advisory Board. Farouq is a powerful advocate for Mosaic and his support as a Mosaic Patron and as a member of the Mosaic Associates has been outstanding. I, and the Board as a whole, believe that Mosaic will very much benefit from Farouq’s experience on the national Board.”