Fast rising Nigerian businessman Afam Ukatu Mallinson has been given the 2018 ‘Extraordinary Achievement’ Award at just concluded Silverbird Man of The Year Award.

Mr Afam who was born on 8th of May 1964, in Onisha Anambra State, was presented the award at Eko Hotel on the 3rd of February 2019.

Afam was honoured as a result of his strong drive for business which has seen him pioneer business in the manufacturing of plastics, pharmaceutical products, floor tiles, and ceramics.

The Philosophy degree holder from University Of Nigeria Nsukka, started business as an importer of building materials and dominated the market as an importer and manufacturer of wall and floor tiles.

Afam who has done several management programmes and entrepreneurial management courses also in Lagos Business School, during the award night was  described as an astute dynamic business entrepreneur, who has pioneered different companies and sectors.

Afam is also a director in several blue chip companies, he is known for his business ingenuity and enthusiasm towards overcoming challenges.

Currently, Afam is the managing director of Nispo Proclean Company Ltd, the first indigenous tiles manufacturing company in Nigeria, located in Ogun State and other parts of Nigeria.

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