Shiraz Boghani is an entrepreneur, hotelier, pioneer and a humanitarian situated in the United Kingdom. Shiraz was born in Kenya, Africa before moving to the UK in the year 1969 where he settled down.

He is a qualified charted accountant who studied at the Institute of Chartered Accounts in Wales and England. Before his profession, he filled in as an accountant at Thomas Mclintock and Co. while in the United Kingdom. Mr. Boghani has been dynamic in the accommodation industry for thirty years and at SHC (Sussex Healthcare) for as far back as twenty years. Shiraz was among the principal hoteliers to begin creating limited service branded hotels in London. Since then he has been engaged in with more than twenty-five such undertakings.


A founding partner and chairperson of Sojourn, Mr. Boghani has been very commended for his part in the realm of hotels and received an award of “Hotelier of the Year” in the year 2016 at the Asian Business Awards. Mr. Shiraz Boghani is currently the chairperson of Splendid Hospitality Groups that operates more than twenty hotels including, The York, Holiday Inn London, The Grand Hotel and Spar and Conrad London St James. Recently, Shiraz Boghani together with his group of hotels launched the largest hotel in Hilton London Bankside estimated to have cost 121 million Euros .Mr. Boghani coordinates the development techniques of the business and has a precise vision for the group’s venture into various enterprises. Shiraz Boghani is also a co-founder of Sussex Healthcare, healthcare that opened in 1985 that provides care to those in need of specialized care especially the elderly. The healthcare (SHC) received an award-winning adult care network which has increased to twenty-four care homes and hiring one thousand one hundred staff.

Shiraz Boghani is also known for being an active and vibrant humanitarian. He plays a significant role in a lot of charitable organizations. He has a strong dedication regarding his community and has previously held various senior slots such as being the chairperson of The National Conciliation and Arbitration Board, Member of The National Council and Resource Development Convenor for the University of Aga Khan. On an individual level, Shiraz has given a more prominent bit of his life to philanthropy. He has also assisted the Ismaili community and carried on changing lives through an opportunity offered to him as a result of the Aga Khan Foundation and the Aga khan Development Foundation.

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