Abid Faqir is an award winning dental surgeon and owner of the Wonderworld Group. He has worked at Board level with a number of charities and is a commited supporter of Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity. He is currently President Elect of the Association of Dental Implantology.
Abid is a founder and major shareholder in the L&T dental group as well as owning the Wonderworld Group of companies. He takes a keen interest in start up companies with interest and direction.
As a previous Business Ambassador, Abid has supported a number of initiatives at the new children’s hospital. The soft play and characters from Wonderworld are also regular visitors to the wards and chartiy events, bringing fun and laughter to the patients.
Abid said: “The work carried out by the charity is vital and makes a real difference to the children and families from all over Scotland. We all have a responsibility to ensure our children receive the best possible care, and I am extremely proud to have been appointed Ambassador.”
A father of three, Abid knows how difficult it can be to have a child in hospital and is keen to make a difference to the lives of Scotland’s sick children and their families, together with his wife Louise and children Haris, Sofia and Arya has pledged to support Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity for years to come.