Shiraz Boghani is passionate about the hospitality industry, and his longevity in the business speaks for itself. As an entrepreneur and philanthropist, and former accountant, Mr. Boghani has served the global community for over thirty years. After moving to the UK in 1969, he began his accounting career with KPMG. That would not be the last stop in his career. After spending some time with KPMG, his entrepreneurial spirit began to take control.
Co-founding Sussex Healthcare in 1985, Shiraz Boghani utilized his business acumen as well as his passion for helping others to create an undeniably successful operation. Sussex Healthcare serves older individuals in the elderly community by creating a person-centric professional atmosphere, serving over 30,000 individual, and maintaining specialized facilities and equipment and training his staff in the ways of customer service excellence.
In the early 1990s, Shiraz Boghani developed multiple hotels in London. He was fundamental in pioneering the development of limited service branded hotels. Currently, he is the chairman of Splendid Hospitality Group where he focuses on strategy and business growth. Under the leadership of Shiraz Boghani, his organization now trades over 18 hotels. In 2016, he received the Hotelier of the Year award at the Asian Business Awards. Being an honest man, Mr. Boghani commented, “I am thrilled to have received this award. Hotels are a huge part of my business life and I am extremely proud of the group’s progress which would not be possible without the support of my Splendid Family and its highly experienced executive and management teams.”
Shiraz Boghani’s career speaks for itself. He is a forward-thinking business man, a qualified Chartered Accountant, entrepreneur, philanthropist, chairman, director, and all around passionate individual. He supports a charity registered in the United Kingdom called the Aga Khan Foundation, and the global network of Aga Khan Development. He has been an asset to the global community, and his work will be recognized for many years to come.
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