The award was presented in April in Hong Kong. Alam is located in a challenging region where his technical knowledge, problem solving skills, dedication to sound business principles and ethical practice has benefitted the local leather industry immensely.

A Technical Service Manager with 13 years of experience at Buckman, Morshed Alam works tirelessly to ensure safe and appropriate use of chemicals and to assist the tanner in developing quality leather products. The Ed Weiss Award for Excellence in the Leather Industry is a company incentive award that recognises outstanding contributions to Buckman’s global leather business.