New Year’s Honours - 31 December 2008
CENTRAL CHANCERY OF THE ORDERS OF KNIGHTHOOD
The Queen has been graciously pleased to give orders for appointments to, the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire: O.B.E. to
Professor Andrew Madan Ramroop, Savile Row Tailor. For services to Bespoke Tailoring and Training
2008: Savile Row Academy - landmark initiative opening of the the first centre of learning for aspiring Savile Row tailors.
2007: Winner – National Training Award.
2006: Trailblazer Award - Achievement and Distinction in Fashion and Tailoring – Mayor of London
2006: Winner - Best Men’s Wear – Design, Cut and Fit: Golden Shears Competition: Apprentice tailor Davide Taube
2005: Winner - Best Men’s Wear – Design, Cut and Fit: Golden Shears Competition: Apprentice tailor Verena Unger.
2005: Chaconia Medal Gold: Hon. President of the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago – Distinction in Tailoring and Business.
2005: United Kingdom Representative – World Congress of Master Tailors – Berlin, Germany.
2004: Winner – Excellence Award, Made in London – London Development Agency.
2004: Professor – Distinction in the Field of Tailoring – University of the Arts London (conferment) Andrew Ramroop.
2003: United Kingdom Representative – World Congress of Master Tailors – Milan, Italy
2002: W E B Du Bois Institute, Harvard University honours graduate for Outstanding Contribution to Faculty inaugurating annual Andrew Ramroop prize.
2001: Professor – Distinction in the Field of tailoring – London Institute (conferment) Andrew Ramroop
2001: Represented United Kingdom - World Congress of Master Tailors, Paris, France.
2001: Winner – Black Enterprise – International Business.
2001: Winner - Men of Merit Award.
1998: BBC Documentary: Black Firsts.
1988: Purchase Maurice Sedwell Limited becoming the first person of colour to own a Tailoring House in Savile Row.
1956: Winner: Tailor and Cutter Academy Gold Medal – Tailoring Men’s Suits. Mr. Maurice Sedwell competing against the finest tailors in the UK.