Shiraz Boghani is a global icon when it comes to the global business. This great entrepreneur stays in the United Kingdom but his origin is Kenya. He went to the United Kingdom to train on accounting in 1960. Later he secured a job with a small company known as Chartered Accountants. He later went to work at the Thomson McLintock &Co, now famously known as the KPMG. That marked the humble beginning of his long career which has made him achieve a lot in the financing business.
His Hospitality Journey
Shiraz received the “Hotelier of the Year Award” which was presented to him by the renowned Asian Business Awards program. He was honored for his 30 years experience in the hospitality industry. Currently, he runs over 19 trading hotels based in the United Kingdom and he is also known for his introduction of the first hotel brands in the UK in the 1990s. His outstanding management skills and handwork has led the entire group to be the fastest developing hotels in the UK.
Recently, the group launched the Hilton London Backside. The Backside located Hilton was estimated to be worth 121million pounds. That’s to his contribution; we also have the Conrad London St. James, York, and Holiday Inn London, Grand Hotel and Spar, among other great Hotels. Notably, the Splendid Hospital Group has experienced incredible growth along with unmatched success because if Shiraz Boghani. That has made him win a lot of awards in the UK and outside the UK.
That description is just the beginning of his entire success story. Shiraz Boghani has also assisted in the founding of the Sojourn Hotels LLP of which he is now the chairman. In his career, Boghani has been noticing the recent development opportunities. In 1985, Shiraz co-founded the great Sussex Healthcare. Since then, the great Sussex has established more than 18 care homes in various areas. Such homes have more than 500 beds per home.
His Philanthropic Work
Shiraz Boghani is not just a businessman but he is a well-known philanthropist. He has been involved in several charitable works such as the Aga Khan Foundation along with the Aga Kahn Development Network. Shiraz has spent time in trying to achieve great things in the world and helping people in various ways and he does not seem to stop.
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