In 1969 Shiraz Boghani traveled to the United Kingdom. He was originally from Kenya. He trained as an accountant in a small firm before moving to KPMG formerly known as Thomson McLintock & Co. He was a man with vision and ambition.
As a forward-thinking and innovative businessman, Shiraz was swift to discover development business opportunities. In 1985, he co-founded and became a managing partner of the Sussex Health Care and today comprises many Care Homes with hundreds of beds.
Shiraz is a well-known hotelier and a dynamic entrepreneur for over 30 years. He is also a qualified Chartered Accountant with a passion for the hospitality industry. He was one of the hoteliers in London to begin the development of limited service branded hotels in the1990’s. He has been involved in several successful such projects. Shiraz Boghani has a deep passion, commitment, dedication and professionalism for his career. He has achieved tremendous success in the competitive hotel industry through his hard work. Shiraz Boghani is the current chairman of Splendid Hospitality Group.
He uses his knowledge, skills, and abilities as an entrepreneur to direct the growth plan of the business and has a strong vision of the Group venturing into several diverse enterprises. His most current and exciting project includes the development and launch of the stylish £121m Hilton London Bankside, Other leading hotels include The Grand Hotel & Spa, York, and Holiday Inn London – Wembley, The Conrad London St James with recent achievements including the New Ellington in Leeds and the Mercure Bristol Brigstow Hotel.
Splendid Hospitality Group is one of the UK’s fastest growing privately-owned hotel groups. This is attributed to Shiraz inspirational dedication and exceptionally hard work. Shiraz Boghani is highly admired for his role in the world of hotels. He has been a recipient of several awards. He was recently recognized and honored at the Asian Business award 2016 where he was awarded the Hotelier of Year. The awards were judged by well-known journalists including Amit Roy and few others.
Shiraz Boghani has a deep passion, commitment, dedication and professionalism for his career. He has achieved tremendous success in the competitive hotel industry.
Shiraz is committed and dedicated to his community and contributes his efforts and money in the voluntary philanthropic services. He is a major supporter of a charitable organization in the United Kingdom including the Aga Khan Development Network worldwide. He has held numerous high-ranking positions within the Community. He is truly an ambitious entrepreneur of all times.
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