Amjad founded Seafresh/Adams in Bradford over 30 years ago and it is now one of the largest groups of independent specialist catering, food and cash and carry groups in the UK. Alongside building this successful business, he has committed a lot of time to education and enterprise in Bradford and the wider West Yorkshire region, including establishing Asian Trade Link Yorkshire Limited in 1999, which he chaired until last year.
Until recently he was also on the board of the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership. Amjad is currently a board member with Bradford Matters, Bradford Breakthrough and The National Asian Business Association. He is chair of the Rainbow Trust through which Rainbow Primary Free School has operated since it opened in 2012.
Amjad was appointed a Non-Executive Director at Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in February 2015.