Mr. Surender Singh Kandhari founded the huge Al Dobowi Group, one of the largest tyre distribution companies in the world.
The company was formed in 1976 and has since become the leading management services provider with a manufacturing base in the MENA region and India, having a strong workforce and a globally recognised presence.
Mr Kandhari is renowned for his philanthropy, he contributed a huge sum to build the first official Gurdwara in the United Arab Emirates in 2012: Guru Nanak Darbar Dubai.
It is built on land donated by the ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum. The structure is over 100,000 sq ft and has served over 40,000 worshippers in a single day.