Involved in business from a very early age, also being an integral part in the development of businesses, he began to expand the group’s success story from its already considerable stature in the gold retail market in major centers in Kerala to the GCC, Singapore and Malaysia. Shamlal Ahamed carries with him three major mantras as he steps on to the global stage, based befittingly from the glittering city of Dubai – quality, craftsmanship and genuineness. The second generation business leader who has the task of taking the Brand out into the international market and identifying and executing further operations, takes on those mantras from his father and mentor, MP Ahamed, Chairman of the group.
A graduate in Computer Science, “Delivering more than what has been promised, is the core of our operations style and this has helped us build confidence among clients over a short period of time despite a relatively late entry into an already crowded market”.
Within a very short span of time, Malabar Gold & Diamonds has garnered the reputation as one of the most reliable and trustworthy jewellers in the region and he had succeeded in expanding the group in to one of the Middle East's largest jewellery retailers in just five years.