Dubai: UAE-based NRI industrialist Sohan Roy, Chairman and CEO of Aries Group, has been bestowed with this year’s German Global Malayali Federation (GMF) Pravasi Award.
The award was handed over to Sohan Roy at the 30th annual conference of the NRIs ‘Pravasi Sangamam’, held in Cologne in Germany. He was given the award in Film and Cultural category.
Sohan Roy's Hollywood directorial venture ‘Dam 999’ released in 2011 had won many national and international honours.
Sohan Roy is the founder director of the Project Indywood that aims to elevate the Indian film industry to global standards through a consortium of 2000 Indian billionaires and corporates.