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artist , leather craft company executive

Himatlal Devchand Shah, Tanzanian leather craft company executive, artist. Recipient Order of Arusha Declaration, President of United Republic of Tanzania, Dar Es Salaam, 1995.

Background

Shah, Himatlal Devchand was born on March 11, 1938 in Moshi, Tanzania. Son of Devchand Nathu and Nandkunuer Devchand (Malde) Shah.

Career

Manager, Shah Industries Ltd., Moshi, 1959-1965; director, Shah Industries Ltd., Moshi, 1965-1975; managing director, Shah Industries Ltd., Moshi, 1975-1979; Chief Executive Officer, Shah Industries Ltd., Moshi, since 1980.

Membership

Vice chairman Home for Street Child, since 1992. Shareholder, chairman Mount Kilimanjaro School, since 1993. Vice chairman Upendo Welfare Center, Moshi, since 1993.

Member Moshi Chamber of Commerce (executive since 1992), Lions Club International (Leadership awards 1989, 92, 94).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: arts and crafts, aquariums, wild life, gardening, traveling.

Connections

Married Pushpa Himatlal Khethsi, January 27, 1963. Children: Vatsal, Minel, Divyesh.

father:
Devchand Nathu Shah

mother:
Nandkunuer Devchand (Malde) Shah

spouse:
Pushpa Himatlal Khethsi

child:
Divyesh Shah

child:
Vatsal Shah

child:
Minel Shah