He was born in Africa, Tanzania to be specific. Born in 1950 the dental surgeon by profession was hard working since he was young. After his High School graduation, Dr. Shafik Sachedina joined the University of London Guy’s Hospital and Dental School. Dr. Shafik had an opportunity to practice in England after his graduation. The dental surgeon has been practicing in the medical field for an extended period and has gained vast experience in the medical field and developing a particular interest in the sector. Dr. Shafik has been working with the Jamati as well as the Aga Khan institutions.
Doctor Shafik Sachedina was appointed the Head of the Jamati organization working under his Highness Aga Khan at Aiglemont, France. At his position, the doctor is responsible for managing the activities of Ismail’s community institutions in over 16 areas. Another principal responsibility of the doctor is to border with the programs of the Aga Khan group as well as the Ismaili society in Central Asia. Ever since he began his career in the healthcare industry, the dentist has shown particular leadership character and has been at the forefront of improving the medical as well as the pharmaceutical sector. Due to his leadership skills as well as the experience he has, he has been appointed to serve on the Board of Governors of the Ismaili as well as the Aga Khan. Dr. Shafik is also a member of the Aga Khan Development Network, Chairman of FOCUS Humanitarian Assistance International Coordinating Committee, as well as a member of Ismaili Leadership Forum.
Dr. Sachedina is not only a dental surgeon, but he is also passionate about people and wants to help the community. He has been doing this through Sussex Healthcare which is an independent group based in Sussex and cares for the old in homes. The medical organization was founded to care for the elderly, those who have mental illness, individuals with learning problem, as well as those who have dementia. For the people who experience a brain injury, Sussex care offers the required support from their developed facilities. Sussex, health care facility, ensures excellent as well as quality care for their patients. The health facility is devoted to delivering affordable and the most reliable healthcare experience to their clients as they work towards becoming the leading healthcare facility in the United Kingdom. Dr. Shafik leads the medical institutions as the Director of Sussex health care.