Feb. 24, 2012 13:30 UTC
TORRANCE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Fasha Mahjoor, founder and CEO of Phenomenex, a global leader in the
separation sciences, and his wife Fariba Mahjoor were honored to accept
an invitation to join His Royal Highness Prince Philip at Windsor Castle
next month. Among only ten other philanthropic-minded individuals
invited, Mr. and Mrs. Mahjoor will attend an evening dinner with topics
likely to be centered on youth charities in the UK and abroad.
Fasha Mahjoor, President and CEO of Phenomenex (Photo: Business Wire)
The invitation follows Mr. Mahjoor's attendance at Buckingham Palace for
Prince Philip's birthday celebration in December amongst a larger group
of philanthropists. Mahjoor commented, "I have long admired Prince
Philip's philanthropic endeavors, in particular, his life-long devotion
to developing the youth to become future leaders in our society. I am
honored to be invited and to help further these worthy causes. My wife
and I are very much looking forward to the event!"
Although a for-profit business, Phenomenex and Mr. Mahjoor have been
recognized over the years not only for their ongoing support towards
many charitable organizations throughout the world but also for the
philanthropic culture prevalent at all of the global Phenomenex
companies. "Giving back and directly serving the community has been a
major part of our culture since the company's inception 30 years ago.
Fasha is the first one to roll up his sleeves and help out ? whether we
are building homes for the homeless, assisting underprivileged children
or coordinating aid after a disaster," stated Kali Tudela, leader of the
Phenomenex philanthropy team.
Phenomenex is a global technology leader committed to developing novel
analytical chemistry solutions that solve the separation and
purification challenges of researchers in industrial, clinical,
government and academic laboratories. From drug discovery and
pharmaceutical development to disease diagnosis, food safety and
environmental analysis, Phenomenex chromatography solutions accelerate
science and help researchers improve global health and well-being. For
more information on Phenomenex, visit www.phenomenex.com.
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