Shiraz Boghani is an entrepreneur in the hospitality and health industries. He is the founder of Sussex Healthcare, a company that offers hope and support to the old generation. His expertise and passion in the hospitality industries made him Director and Partner of Splendid Hospitality Group. He specializes in outlining the strategies of the company’s growth and guidance to where the company should invest for better results. Boghani has more than nineteen hotels under his management with his thirty years’ experience including Sojourn Hotels where he is the Chairman. The firm does renovation and management of hotels in the United Kingdom. The businessperson who was born in Kenya relocated to the United Kingdom in 1969 to practice accounts and got his first employment in a small company of Chartered Accountants. He later moved to KPMG, formerly Thomson McLintock & Co. but his innovative business mind saw his exit from accounting to business. More about of Shiraz Boghani at CompanyCheck
In the hotel industry, Shiraz Boghani recently launched the £ 121 million project covering Conrad London St. James and the Hilton London Bankside hotels. Other notable hotels under his management include New Ellington in Leeds and Mercule Bristol Brigstow hotel. In Sussex Healthcare, the company is one of the best facilities that give elder care. Shiraz Boghani started the company in 1985 as one facility, but today it consists of over eighteen homes with more than five hundred beds. Sussex is equipped with adequately trained nurses and caregivers to ensure that the residents received the best services as per their needs. One unique thing about Sussex Healthcare is the availability of training facility done by the managers. The employees do not need to be so experienced to get employment here because they will undergo further training in the company.
Apart from hotel and health industries, Shiraz Boghani plays a significant role in philanthropic activities. He is a dedicated member of the National Council and National Reconciliation. Additionally, he supports various projects under the Aga Khan Foundation, Aga Khan Development Network, and the Aga Khan University. At the University, he sits at the Arbitration and Resource Development Convener Board. He helps in funding the Aga Khan Foundation to cater for the poor in the urban centers.