Sukhjinder Khera DL
In 1973 Sukhjinder became the Managing Director of KTC Edibles Ltd. in Wednesbury, when it employed 25 people with a turnover of £6.5 million. Today it supplies food ingredients globally, turning over in excess of £200 million and employing around 250 people.
Through his business activities, Sukhjinder has made many commercial contacts within multi-cultural communities, giving him an insight into sensitive community issues.
Sukhjinder fulfilled a four year term with Walsall North Birmingham Primary Care Trust, during which time the Trust faced a number of challenges. He was instrumental in the appraising and signing off of the new development of the Manor Hospital in Walsall.
He was a Board member of Birmingham and Solihull Learning Skills Council, Board Director of Caldmore Housing Association and Chair of the Institute of Asian Businesses.
Appointed in 2017