Shafik Sachedina is a business person and a renowned philanthropist in the UK. The individual’s main agenda in life is to offer a significant change in the life of the Ismaili Community members. Most importantly, Sachedina purposes to better the livelihood of the community members not just in the UK, but the entire world. The leader offers support to the Institute of Ismaili Studies as a member and an advisory. The institute supports the history of the Ismaili Community and educates about the Muslim culture. Sachedina relocated from Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania to the UK in his adolescence. Later on, the individual acquired training at Guy Medical Hospital in London. Sachedina graduated from the University of London with the bachelor’s degree in the dental surgeon.
Shafik Sachedina’s core agenda is to make the Ismaili Community much influential to the members. Also, the individual is a primary supporter of the Aga Khan Foundation, the UK- based charity group and the Aga Khan Development Network. The foundation raises the living standards of people with low life across the world. Sachedina is the primary organizer of the Ismaili Community’s charity missions. On two occasions, the individual was the president of the Ismaili Community. Thus, he dedicates much time, resources, and attention to the community missions.
After completing his studies as a surgeon, Shafik Sachedina served in various ranks in numerous healthcare institutions. Thus, he ensured that the patients received appropriate medical attention at all time. As a philanthropist, Shafik Sachedina organized the delegations that settled the confrontational matters between Syria and Afghanistan. The individual is the ambassador for peace in the entire world.
As a business person, Shafik Sachedina began a medical center known as Sussex Healthcare. The institution takes care of the old people giving them a good life. The institution offers emotional and physical support. The institution owns more than 20 homes around Sussex. Besides taking care of the old people, the institution provides support for people living with disorders like autism, learning disability, neurological condition, and brain injuries. Recently, the institution appointed Amanda Morgan-Taylor as the new chief executive officer. The leader began her career as a mental health nurse in 1984. The individual worked both in private and public health arenas.