Wales receives an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters from Glasgow Caledonian University at a ceremony in the Clyde Auditorium. He receives the degree from GCU Chancellor Professor Muhammad Yunus. Other graduates included Gavin Esler and Khalid Abdulrahim, founder and chairman of the KAR Group. GCU Principal and Vice-Chancellor Professor Pamela Gillies:
The university is privileged to welcome such distinguished Honorary Graduates into our extended academic community. Each Honorary Graduate brings a wealth of professional experience coupled with a strong commitment to serve the common good in public life.