The Asian Business Awards 2016 awarded The Hotelier of the Year Award To Mr. Shiraz Boghani, the Chairman of Splendid Hospitality Group. For thirty years Mr. Boghani has been in the hospitality industry, owning and managing nineteen trading hotels in the United Kingdom. In 1990 he was the first to introduce in London the limited service branded hotels. Mr. Boghani, who is originally from Kenya, arrived in the United Kingdom in 1969. It was at that time that he was trained as an accountant of Chartered Accounts with a small firm. He is an innovative, quick thinking business man who recognizes new development opportunities in business. He is one of the founding co-partners in Sussex Health Care. Sussex was founded in 1985, and is a facility comprised of eighteen care homes with more than five hundred beds.
Sussex Health Care is a home for the elderly. The staff is dedicated to preserving the quality of like in all of their patients. Sussex Health Care prides itself in providing and maintaining a comfortable, safe, and supportive environment for each individual. They believe in maximizing the emotional, intellectual, physical, and social capacity of each of its patients. Sussex works to keep the lives of their individuals as close to normal as possible. The certified nurses and other qualified staff allows Sussex to care for seniors who have a variety of health, neurological, and complex social issues. They also offer respite care, which is taking in a resident on a short term basis to allow some free time for family members or care givers.
The Sussex Health Care Limited Board Members consist of Mr. Shiraz Boghani as one of the Joint Chairmen, and six other executive members. Mr. Boghani is also an avid supporter of various charity organizations. Included in the many charities that he supports is the Aga Khan Foundation and the Aga Khan Development Network around the world. Being a man of profound business endeavors, he is also a Founding Partner with Sojourn Hotels. LLP, where he serves as Chairman. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accounts in both Wales and England. His most current achievement is the development of the Hilton London Bankside, located in the vibrant Bankside of London.