Shiraz Boghani’s Contribution to the United Kingdom’s Hotel and Health Industries

October 20th, 2018 by admin

Shiraz Boghani is a prominent entrepreneur who is actively involved in the hotel industry through Splendid Hospitality Hotels Group. The Kenyan born executive has operated the company comprised of 19 hotels in the United Kingdom for the last three decades since he relocated there in 1969. He is a person of deep passion, commitment and portrays professionalism in his day-to-day tasks, which has contributed, to his great success in the most challenging hotel industry. The Award winning entrepreneur recently won the Hotelier of the Year Awards in 2016, hosted by the Asian Business Awards. Boghani’s special leadership skills and endless efforts to succeed in the hotel industry contributed to his recognition by the panelist in the Award ceremony. Read more on

Those who took part in declaring Shiraz Boghani’s victory were Amit Roy, a prominent journalist, Executive editor at AMG, Shailesh R Solanski, and Kalpesh R Solanski, the AMG’s Group Managing Editor. Others in the group were Richmond MP Rishi Sunak and Jitesh Gadhia, an investment banker. The panel consisted of high profile delegation and to emerge the winner was not an easy task. Shiraz Boghani recently launched the £121 million Hilton London Bankside, a 292-bedroom Hotel, Holiday Inn, a 336-bedroom hotel in Wembley, York and The Grand Hotel and Spa. Through the launching of these projects, Shiraz has continued to display his vision to develop the Group in a significant way. Boghani recently acquired New Ellington Hotel in Leed and the Mercure Bristol Brigstow Hotel. Boghani is the Chairperson of Sojourn Hotels where he participated in the founding committee.

Besides the hotel industry, Boghani is involved in the health industry through Sussex Healthcare. He started the homecare company in 1985, and it can accommodate 500 residents in its eighteen branches. The company provides home for the old in need of specialized attention. The facilities are equipped with thoroughly trained personnel consisting of caregivers, nurses, assistants, and doctors to offer therapeutic services like dementia and neurological disorder and other illnesses. Shiraz Boghani is involved in community-based activities and in particular, the Aga Khan Foundation engaged in assisting the poor population in the urban centers. He works together with the Aga Khan University, the National Council, and National Conciliation.



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