Dr. Shafik Husein Sachedina is a 67 years old dental surgeon who currently serves as one of the two chairmen at Sussex Healthcare. Prior to his role at the care and support home, Dr. Shafik worked as a director in a handful of other companies, including Imara U.k. Limited, The Horsham Clinic Limited, and The Horsham Clinic Limited. In all these companies, he has cultivated a good name and maintained a good reputation for as far as management and professionalism is concerned.
As the head of Sussex Healthcare, it is the responsibility of Dr. Shafik to ensure that the organization’s goal of becoming Sussex’s to residential and nursing care center is realized. He heads a dedicated team of professionals with different specialties. These specialists attend to the elderly enrolled at the facility including those with neurological disabilities, Alzheimers Disease, and dementia. Dr. Shafik is known to commit to excellence and utmost levels of quality. As an entrepreneur, he has his eyes set on helping the facility establish operations in other locations outside Sussex.
Shafik was born in Dare Salaam, a Tanzanian coastal city but later relocated to Europe in search of quality higher education. He qualified as a dental surgeon aged 25 after picking up his degree from the University of London’s Guy’s Hospital Medical and Dental School. He has been practicing in the country since then. Over the years, he has grown to become an authority in UK’s dental field as well as a renowned entrepreneur within the healthcare industry.
University of Chichester Diplomas
In January of 2015, the University of Chichester conferred various professional diplomas to employees of Sussex Healthcare. This was in realization of the facility’s commitment to providing the best social care services to the residents of West Sussex. Those awarded the diplomas took part-time lessons on social care and were assessed on their roles to affirm their suitability. According to Dr. Shafik Sachedina, the new qualifications for his staff members will impact positively to the clients they serve.
Dr. Shafik Hussein Volunteer Roles
Besides his entrepreneurial endeavors, Dr. Shafik Hussein Sachedina offers his services on a voluntary basis at the Aga Khan and Jamati Institutions. He serves as the HOD in the latter, which is, in essence, a department of the former. On top of that role, he is a key member of Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) Committee, Aiglemont, and the Ismaili Leaders’ International Forum. Through these roles, he has helped the organizations grow and address various aspects of the societies in which they operate in.