Mukesh V. Thakwani, fondly known as Mr. Mike is the Founder and Chairman of B5 Plus Limited, a leading iron and steel company in Ghana. B5 Plus was started in 2002 with the vision and mission to become the world’s most recognized steel industry through the excellence of its employees, its innovative approach and its overall conduct. The company’s mission is underpinned by its steadfast commitment to realize high growth in all spheres of operation.
The indomitable spirit of this steel company stays buoyed up with its focused vision and relentless efforts of its employees under the astute guidance of Mr. Mukesh Thakwani, who has been at the company’s helm from its inception and has carried it forward to its present position of prominence.
Mr. Mukesh Thakwani is considered to be one of the leading businessmen in Ghana, endowed with an enterprising spirit and the ability to discern future trends. Being a visionary, he made B5 Plus grow by leaps and bounds within a short span of time. As such, Duke of Edinburgh’s International Awards Association has honoured Mr. Mukesh V. Thakwani for his generous contribution towards the socio-economic development of Ghana.