KOCHI: Barrister P. K. Kurian has been selected for the Management Leadership award for 2006, instituted by the Kerala Management Association (KMA). The award will be presented to him at a special ceremony soon, according to N. R. Pai, President, KMA. The award is the highest honour that the KMA confers on an individual management leader for outstanding contribution in the field of management and industrial development in Kerala. Winners in the past include C. V. Jacob, K. P. Padmakumar, T. T. Thomas and P. K. Warrier.