His Work at Splendid Hospitality Group
Shiraz Boghani is the chairman of the Splendid Hospitality Group. He has vast experience in the hospitality industry as he has been part of the industry for the last 30 years. He was the first hoteliers in London to provide limited service branded hotels in the city and has helped develop more than 25 similar projects. He is the owner and manager of 19 hotels in the UK, which are under the Splendid Hospitality Group.
The Splendid Hospitality group is one of the fastest growing UK hotel groups, and it prides itself on the design, construction, and operation of many hotels across various locations in the UK. The hotels provided luxury and limited service to their guests. Some of the major brands that support the group include the Hilton, IHG, Accor, and Choice. Mr. Boghani is a qualified chartered accountant and a zealous entrepreneur who was awarded the hotelier of the year award at the 2016 Asian Business Awards.
The hotelier deserves the coveted award as he has passionately been a resource in the hospitality industry. His most recent project was the launch of the Hilton London Bankside which is found at Bankside in London which cost £121m. He has also been involved in the flagship of other hotels including; York and Holiday Inn, the Conrad London St James, The Grand Hotel & Spa among others.
Born in Kenya, Mr. Boghani moved to the UK in 1969 where he trained as an accountant while working in a small chartered accountants firm. He later moved to work at KPMG, which was then known as Thomas McLintock & Co.
His Work at Sussex Health Care
Being an innovative entrepreneur, he saw a business opportunity in the healthcare industry. In 1985, Shiraz co-founded and became the chairman of Sussex Health Care which is an award-winning independent group of care homes providing nursing and residential care to people in the Sussex community and beyond. The home group currently has more than 25 care homes and provide jobs for more than 1,100 workers.
The care homes focus more on the care for people who are old including those suffering from mental illnesses and those with Alzheimer diseases and Dementia. They also offer services for adults with learning and physical disabilities. They have dedicated and highly trained employees who provide the care 24 hours daily. With facilities purposefully built to accommodate the needs of their clients, the patients in the homes are guaranteed of quality services.
His Philanthropic Nature
Mr. Boghani is a major supporter of many charitable organizations in the UK and other parts of the world, including the Aga Khan Foundation which is a charity organization registered in the UK. He also supports the global Aga Khan Development network. He supports several organizations offering voluntary services to the poor and marginalized around the world as well.