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KBE

abbreviation for
Knight (Commander of the Order) of the British Empire
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KBE said it makes significant investments in market research to ensure that the imported products appeal to Western tastes.
Record breaking Paralympic athlete Baroness Grey-Thompson DBE also awarded honorary degrees to Jeremy Paxman and Sir Tim Clark KBE president of Emirates Airways who praised the University.
My two sons, Christian and Geoffrey, along with Lehner Investments, have now created a multi-media fund advised out of Monaco and Los Angeles to do what I had originally wanted to do, so I guess you could say, patience is a virtue," said Sir Roger KBE.
The firm has seen a 300% increase in business since switching suppliers to KBE Window Systems just before Christmas.
The millionaire singer was due to receive his KBE from the British Ambassador to Ireland Dave Reddaway early in the New Year.
The late Takashi Ishihara, former Nissan president and chairman, was also made a KBE.
Among the London 2012 team, there are knighthoods for bid chief executive Keith Mills and Craig Reedie, who stepped down as British Olympic Association (BOA) chairman in September, and bid chairman Sebastian Coe is made a knight commander to add to his peerage, meaning he will now be known as Lord Coe KBE.
Berwick, MD, MPP, president and CEO of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), has been appointed an honorary KBE (Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire) by HM Queen Elizabeth II.
Gates is not a UK citizen and so is not allowed to use the title 'Sir', instead he will be entitled to put the letters KBE - Knight Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire - after his name.
No, Filipowicz says, "you can run this software on POs, and a typical engineer coming out of school can be easily trained to run it And because a database of KBE (Knowledge-Based Engineering), design instructions and cost information are imbedded in the software, as well as CAD capability, one person can assess all these elements at one station.