Shiraz Boghani is a familiar face in the U.K. business circles and popular among people with his community service-oriented initiatives. He is known for a number of many entrepreneurial ventures that are prominently in hospitality and healthcare industries. He expanded London as a hub of limited service branded hotels since 1990 with his Splendid Hospitality Group as he set more than 25 projects in and around the big city. Boghani is leading the firm as its chairman and giving clear vision and growth strategy to expand different areas of business. Currently, the group has 20 hotels, and a few are in the development stage.
Hilton London Bankside – a 292 bedroom hotel, Conrad London St. James – a 256 bedroom hotel, Holiday Inn Wembley – 336 rooms, and more some of the hotels from the group. Boghani is also a founding partner of the leading hotel group, Sojourn Hotels LLP. He has helped the hotel group to make many single asset deals and expanded the presence of it across the U.K. Additionally, he is also the Joint Chairman of Sussex Health Care, a care and support home for elderly and physically and mentally challenged. Sussex Health Care is known for highly engaging and active retired life for senior people, and it is focused on providing individual care in terms of health, activities, and attendance.
Shiraz Boghani gives vision to Sussex Health Care and helping them to go an extra mile in service and make a difference. He strategically advises the management and oversees the operations to make it a unique experience for the inhabitants at its homes. Under the inspirational leadership of Boghani, Sussex Health Care has 20 homes in Sussex and London and laid out plans to expand further with innovative servicing standards. As a person with more than three decades of experience in hotel industry, Boghani understands the tastes and interests of people better and make the homes a comprehensive experience with fun, care, recreational activities, social life, and more.
Interestingly, Boghani received many accolades for his service standards and innovation in the hotel industry. He received the Hotelier of the Year – 2016 Award at the Asia Business Award edition 2016. Boghani is also active in philanthropic initiatives and held various positions in the Ismaili Community. He was a National Council Member, Resource Development Convener at Aga Khan University, and more. Boghani is a chartered accountant and a fellow of the U.K.’s Institute of Chartered Accountants.