Shiraz Boghani is a multi-faceted man with many talents. Boghani hails from Kenya but has been an official UK resident since 1969. He studied and worked in accounting at Thomson McLintock & Co. After many years in accounting, Boghani found his passion for the hotel industry and began his 30 years plus career in the field.
Shiraz Boghani was one of the founding partners of Sojourn Hotels LLP and is still a chairman. He is also chairman of the Splendid Hospitality Group, one of the largest and fastest growing hotel groups in the United Kingdom. His success continued when in 2016 he was awarded the Asian Business Awards Hotelier of the Year.
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One might ask why a famous hotelier like Shiraz Boghani would enter the medical field, but the answer is simple, he knows how to make people feel comfortable. For over 20 years Shiraz Boghani has been joint chairman and founding partner of Sussex Healthcare with Shafik Sachedina, a dental surgeon with many community ties. Sussex Healthcare was established in 1985 and offers specialized care for individuals with neurological problems, dementia, learning disabilities and more. There are over 20 Sussex Healthcare facilities helping the elderly and disabled throughout the UK that offers a wide variety of treatment options including round-the-clock care in their residential facilities.
It can easily be said that Shiraz Boghani has had a very successful career in the hotel and healthcare industries. He has a favorite charity that he supports as a way of giving back to his community as well as internationally. The Aga Khan Foundation is a non-profit organization that works to fight poverty and hunger while improving people’s quality of life. The foundation also empowers people by arming them with resources, finances, and education to improve their lives long-term while also meeting their immediate needs. Shiraz Boghani is a successful man in multiple fields of work that has a special place in his heart for giving back, and as he continues thriving Boghani will continue to help others.