Monday, 4 March 2024

Manu Chandaria, Chairman and CEO, Comcraft Group

Kenya

Champion's Profile

Net Worth: $2.5 billion Manilal Premchand Chandaria OBE EBS (Elder of the Burning Spear is a Kenyan businessman of Indian descent born in Nairobion 1 March 1929. Along with being a senior member of the Comcraft Group of Companies, a billion dollar enterprise that has a presence in over 40 countries, he is on the boards of several prominent East African companies. He has won several awards in East Africa and internationally in recognition of his entrepreneurial endeavours and is also a noted philanthropist.

UNDP SDG

Humanitarian, Education and Healthcare

Description and impact

Founded for over sixty years, Chandaria Foundation aims at helping the less privileged members of the society in eradication of Poverty alleviation and providing a sustainable environment for the community & the universe as a whole. The Foundation strives to elevate the community it lives in, through socio economic developments in Education, Health, Culture, Sports & Art, that are sustainable with a distinct bias in supporting children, handicap and the girl child as the family contributes as the voice of the voiceless.