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Import/export cloting company

Bhimji Shah, Kenyan Import/export cloting company. Avocations: painting, photography, reading, swimming, golf. M C.

Background

Shah, Bhimji was born on February 24, 1938 in Kitale, Kenya. Son of Bhagwanji and Daibai Shah. arrived in Great Britain, 1981.

Education

Graduate, Borough Polytechnic U., London, 1957; student, South London College, 1958-1960.

Career

Manager, Bhagwanji Kachra Ltd., Italy, 1960-1961; director, Bhagwahji Kachra (Eastern) Ltd., Mombasa, Kenya, 1961-1964; director, chemplas, Mombasa, 1964-1967; director, Blanket Industries Ltd., Mombasa, 1965-1980; director, Daltra Ltd., London, since 1981.

Achievements

  • Avocations: painting, photography, reading, swimming, golf.

Membership

Trustee B.K. Charitable Trust, Kenya, 1970-1980, Bhagwanji Kachra Foundation, London, 1991-1994. President Rotary Club of Mombasa, 1979-1980. Honorary secretary Mombasa Merchants Chamber, 1962-1967.

Member governing county Pandya Hospital, Mombasa, 1977-1980. Member Port Advisory Council, Mombasa, 1963-1965. Member executive county Federation Kenya Employers, 1968-1972.

Member Digamber Jain Association (trustee 1992-1994).

Connections

Married Pushpa Gudka. Children: Kamal, Vijen, Hemal, Suchita.

father:
Bhagwanji Shah

mother:
Daibai Shah

spouse:
Pushpa Gudka

children:
Kamal Shah

Vijen Shah

Hemal Shah

Suchita Shah