Shafik Sachedina is a highly respected person in the Ismaili community. He plays a vital role in the prosperity of the foundation. Sachedina is a dentist by profession and plays an essential role in the health sector at large. He is well known in the UK for founding the Sussex healthcare which is the leading facility that offers home care services to the elderly as well as treating and managing patients with neurological conditions such as dementia and physical disabilities. Besides the company slow offers non-invasive treatments to patients who suffer from learning disabilities and mental problems.
Shafik Sachedina was born in Africa, Tanzania in the country’s second capital city Dar es Salaam. He studied medicine specifically dental surgery in the Guy’s Hospital Medical and Dental School of the London University. He started practicing his career after he was through with his studies and mainly he spent his time in England. He invested primarily in the healthcare sector in the United Kingdom, and this has given him the due respect in the UK.
Moreover, Shafik Sachedina is the head of the department at Aga Khan Hospital France located in Aiglemont City. The hospital is under the Jamati Institutions. He plays a vital role in the Ismaili community institutions, and he coordinates many of the community’s activities and programmes. He is the one responsible for interphasing the Ismaili community institutions found in Asia with the Aga Khan Development network. Sachedina is also a member of the board of directors of the Aga Khan Community Development Networks.
Dr. Shafik is the chairperson of FOCUS Humanitarian Assistance international Committee which offers assistance and charity projects across the world. He is also a member of the Ismaili leader’s international forum. Shafik Sachedina has placed Ismaili community at the peak, and now it is one of the outstanding Islamic community institutions in the world which runs even a university. He has served for two terms as the president of the Ismaili Council in the UK.
Apart from being a dentist, Shafik Sachedina also volunteers for many roles in the Ismaili community. He has assumed numerous imamate positions. He tries his best to transform the lives of the needy people in the Middle East.
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