Shiraz Boghani has achieved a lot over the course of his long career in the hospitality industry. With more than 30 years’ experience in the field, it is no wonder he is providing the Splendid Hospitality Group with such excellent leadership in his position as the chairman. Shiraz Boghani was among the pioneers of the branded hotel industry in London, and through the Splendid Hospitality Group, he now manages 20 hotels in various parts of the UK. Some of these include Holiday Inn in Wembley, the Hilton London Backside, the Grand Hotel and Spa in York and Conrad London St. James.
Shiraz’s achievements in the hospitality industry have not gone unnoticed; he won the Hotelier of the Year award during the 2016 Asian Business Awards. He was thrilled to receive the award and said that it was in fact the effort of everyone at the Splendid Hospitality Group that enabled him to win the award. Shiraz has proven to be a very valuable asset to Splendid, owing to its great performance under his leadership. The Hilton London Backside was the group’s latest project, and it has been a success. Shiraz was also one of the founders of Sojourn Hotels LLP and is currently the chairman.
Besides his active role in the hospitality industry, Shiraz Boghani is also a major player in the healthcare industry. He serves as the chairman of Sussex Health Care Limited, which has grown tremendously and currently has 24 care and support homes in various parts of the UK. The group has also won several awards for the amazing facilities and services they provide their residents with. Together with Shafik Sachedina, who co-chairs Sussex Health Care Limited with Shiraz, they are providing the group with great leadership. They lead the rest of the group in setting goals and strategies, and ensure that they are implemented, hence the group’s outstanding performance in the healthcare industry.
Shiraz Boghani is passionate about giving back to the community. He is actively involved in the activities on several charitable organizations. One of these is the Ismaili Community in which he served in a number of positions including National Council member and chairing one of the boards.
Shiraz Boghani has clearly contributed a lot to the hospitality and healthcare industries in the UK. To wear so many hats and still do an exceptional job in each and every one of the positions he occupies is no mean feat. It takes a great deal of discipline, commitment, and above all, passion, to achieve all this.