Irshad Mirza

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Irshad Mirza
Born
OccupationIndustrialist
Philanthropist
Known forMirza International Ltd
AwardsPadma Shri

Irshad Mirza is an Indian industrialist and the executive chairman of Mirza International group of companies.[1][2] He is a former chairman of the Uttar Pradesh State Minority Commission.[3] An alumnus of the Aligarh Muslim University,[4] he is a former member of the University Court.[5] He is the founder of Mirza Foundation,[6] a charitable organization and is involved in social welfare activities.[7] The Government of India awarded him the fourth highest civilian honour of the Padma Shri, in 2010, for his contributions to trade and industry.[8]

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  1. ^ "Business Leaders". 4-Traders. 2016. Retrieved 24 July 2016.
  2. ^ "Irshad Mirza, Promoter, Executive Chairman". Mirza International. 2016. Retrieved 24 July 2016.
  3. ^ "Uttar Pradesh State Minority Commission". Milli Gazette. 2016. Retrieved 24 July 2016.
  4. ^ "AMU Old Boys' Kanpur". AMU Old Boys' Association. 2016. Retrieved 24 July 2016.
  5. ^ "New AMU Court elected". Two Circles. 1 February 2010. Retrieved 24 July 2016.
  6. ^ "Indian Muslim Legends". Indian Muslim Legends. 2016. Retrieved 24 July 2016.
  7. ^ "Craft Bazaar- 2010". S. Sen Nursery Teachers' Training Institute. 2016. Retrieved 24 July 2016.
  8. ^ "Padma Awards" (PDF). Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2016. Archived from the original (PDF) on 15 November 2014. Retrieved 3 January 2016.

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