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Khalid Saifullah is the Chair of the HIVE Business Leaders Network and Managing Director of Star Tissue UK. Khalid is the LEP's Equality & Diversity Champion.

Established in 2003, Star Tissue manufactures away from home hygiene paper products, providing private label products to major suppliers and distributors in the professional hygiene, catering and medical markets in the UK and Ireland.

Star Tissues has been identified as one of London Stock Exchange’s 1,000 Companies 2016 to Inspire Britain, the 1,000 businesses listed have, on average, grown their revenue by 50 percent over the past four years and outperformed their sector peers.

In 2011, Khalid was awarded the Queens Award for Enterprise Promotion and featured in the Guardian’s annual poll of the 50 ‘most influential people in the North of England.

Khalid is married with three children and lives in Lancashire.


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