Adam Hafejee Patel
Lord Patel of Blackburn was educated at The Pioneer High School and earned a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from MS Baroda University in India.
His career accomplishments include working as Managing Director of a clothing manufacturing company and Director of East Lancashire Training Enterprise Council.
He is a member of CPA, is a former President of Lancashire Council of Mosques and Vice-President of Blackburn Community Relations Council.
Lord Patel of Blackburn has special interests in community and social work, education, race relations, economy and regeneration. He joined the House of Lords on 14 February 2000.
With his wife, Ayesha, he has 4 sons and 4 daughters.
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