When Dr. Shafik Sachedina was born back in 1950 in Dar-es-Salaam, quite a few would have predicted he was going to enjoy a global reputation a couple of decades later. He grew up in Tanzania before moving to the UK when he was in his teens.
He attained a degree in Dental Surgery from the reputable University of London in 1975.
After his studies, Dr. Shafik Sachedina has gone and had a long, prosperous career as a dental surgeon and in other fields. His highly decorated career has built him an enviable reputation all over Europe. Learn more about Shafik Sachedina at angel.co.
Dr. Shafik Sachedina worked with some hospitals and institutions for a couple of years before venturing into entrepreneurial and philanthropic ventures. Some of his notable achievements include being the Joint Chairman at Sussex Healthcare.
Sussex is an institution that is dedicated to improving the quality of life for senior citizens. The institution had modest beginnings back in 1985 but thanks to the active and visionary leadership of Dr. Shafik Sachedina, it has grown to have 20 modern, well-staffed and well-equipped care homes in the UK.
Sussex now offers the elderly a well-furnished gym, physiotherapy, hydrotherapy, reflexology, and occupational therapy among others. All these have improved the living standards of the otherwise neglected senior citizens.
Other than being a respectable dental surgeon and the joint chair of Sussex, Dr. Shafik is also actively involved in some activities that see him give back to the society. His voluntary efforts aimed at giving back see him being active in some institutions such as the Humanitarian Assistance International Coordination Committees where he is their chairman.
Furthermore, he is a HoD and a board member of the Global Institute of Ismaili Studies. Dr. Shafik Sachedina is also part of the Aga Khan Development Committee which targets to bring economic development in the Muslim world.
Dr. Shafik Sachedina’s impressive résumé coupled with his exemplary leadership make him a respectable figure in different parts of the world. His humanitarian efforts also give him the opportunity to give back to the community.
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