Shiraz Boghani is the chairman of the Splendid Hospitality Group. Over the years, Boghani has achieved greatly in the hotel industry, something that has earned him several awards. Recently, he won the Hotelier Award of the year at the Asian Business Awards 2016. This award follows the relentless effort that Shiraz has dedicated in the hospital industry coupled with his unique leadership skills.
Boghani has been in the hospitality industry for more than 30 years. Currently, he owns as well as manage 19 hotels in the United Kingdom. He is a competent Chartered Accountant and entrepreneur, with interest in the hotel sector. In the 1990’s, Boghani was among the first hoteliers to inaugurate the limited service branded hotels in London. The recent endeavors of Boghani include launching and development of Hilton London Bankside that is worth £ 121 million.
Boghani dedicates his time as well as resources to support charity initiatives. He is a supporter of the Aga Khan Foundation and Aga Khan Development Network globally.
Currently, Shiraz Boghani is the founding partner of the Sussex Healthcare Limited, which is a noble organization that provides innovative healthcare services. Under the leadership of Boghani, it has seen the Sussex expand to 18 care homes with more than 500 beds. Additionally, he is the founding partner of Sojourn Hotels LLP where he serves in the capacity of the chairmanship.
On his award, Shiraz Boghani said that he was thrilled to have the award. He further mentioned that hotels are a significant part of his business life and he was also happy with the progress of the group. He attributed his success to the splendid family and its management teams.
Shiraz Boghani is originally from Kenya and arrived in the UK in 1969. He started first practice as an accountant before he moved to Thomson McLintock & Co. Due to his forward-thinking and innovativeness, he was quick in spotting business opportunities.
Shiraz Boghani has a strong commitment to his community. He has played a crucial role in many voluntary services as well as charitable organizations. He has held a different number of senior positions in the Ismaili community that includes being the member of the National Council, Chairman of the National Conciliation and Arbitration Board.
The splendid family attributes its success to the strengths and skills of the professionals as well as the people it employs. All the way from the senior team across all the hotels, everyone is committed to delivering high-quality services in the Splendid Hospitality Way.
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