Shiraz Boghani was born in Kenya but later settled in the United Kingdom in I969. He worked as an Accountant at Thomson McLintock & Co. in his early career life. He holds thirty years of active experience in hospitality industry and more than twenty years at Sussex Healthcare. Shiraz Boghani is a committed philanthropist where he has active membership in the Ismaili Community. Besides, Boghani is a member of the National Council, chairman of the National Conciliation and Arbitration Board as well as Resource Development Convener at the Aga Khan University. Boghani has qualified as a Chartered Accountant.
Shiraz Boghani is the joint chairman at Sussex Healthcare. He co-founded the entity alongside a business partner. The firm owns and operates several homes together with manors in and around Sussex. The facility provides home and services to vulnerable people such as the old age who cannot take care of themselves. Younger people with mental or physical challenges are also taken care of as they need care and management by professional staff.
Boghani is the chairman to the Splendid Hospitality Group. He was awarded the Hotelier of the Year honor from the Asian Business Awards, 2016. Out of the United Kingdom’s trading hotels, Shiraz owns and manages nineteen of them. In the 1900’s Boghani was among the first hoteliers to proclaim hotels providing limited-service brands. Shiraz Boghani is highly respected for his entrepreneurial skills as well as a passion for the hotel industry.
Recently, the businessman launched an exciting project regarding the Hilton London Bankside. The Vibrant Bankside will lodge this stylish London Project. Shiraz Boghani’s additional flagship hotels comprise The Grand Hotel & Spa, York, the Holiday Inn London and the Conrad London St James. Besides, he has recent acquisitions of the Mercure Bristol Brigstow Hotel together with the New Ellington in Leeds.
Shiraz commits a lot of aid to the United Kingdom registered charity called the Aga Khan Foundation.