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Naushad N. Merali


Sameer Group

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Sameer Group

49 Riverside Drive, Westlands 55358 - 00200

Nairobi, Nairobi Area,


Company Description

The Sameer Group is a leading economic force in East Africa with major investments and successful operating companies in all key business sectors employing over 18,000 Kenyans in various lines of business including agriculture, transportation, telecommunicatio...more

Background Information

Employment History

Founder of the Sameer Group


Non-Executive Director

Sameer Africa Limited


Kenya Export Promotion Council


Tegla Loroupe Peace Foundation

Board Of Trustees Member

Presidents Organisation

Member of the Nairobi Chapter





Management Sciences

University of London


Banking and International Finance

University of London

Web References(150 Total References)

The Richest People In Kenya 2015: 20 Richest Kenyans Revealed Media254

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Naushad Merali
Naushad Merali is the owner of Sameer Group. He controls companies with a combined assets of over 15 billion shillings.

Kenya's little-known billionaires - Business Daily

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Top, from left: Gitahi Gachahi, Ernst & Young chief executive, Naushad Merali, Sameer Investment chairman, Bharat Thakrar (Scangroup CEO), Baloobhai Patel, Director Sanlam Kenya, Narendra Raval, Chairman Devki Group, and Philip Kinisu, former EACC chairman.
They are now listed alongside the owners of old money such as stock market billionaire investor Baloobhai Patel, businessman Naushad Merali (Sameer Investments chairman), Bharat Thakrar (Scangroup CEO) as well as industrialists Narendra Raval (Devki Group chairman) and Pradeep Paunrana (ARM Cement CEO). Naushad Merali, Sameer Investments chairman. FILE PHOTO Naushad Merali, Sameer Investments chairman. FILE PHOTO Those whose fortunes are ascertained include Mr Merali, Mr Ndegwa, Mr Patel, Mr Thakrar, Mr Paunrana, and Mr Raval. Through his holding company Sameer Investments, Mr Merali owns stakes in scores of companies spread across agriculture, trade, manufacturing and real estate among other sectors.

Management - Sameer Group

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Dr. Naushad Merali, Chairman
Dr. Naushad N. Merali is the Chairman of the astonishing success that is the Sameer Group. His dedication, vision and unfailingly astute business sense have helped build the largest economic force in Kenya. Mr. Merali's contributions to the economy and the well-being of its people have earned him a Honorary degree of Business Leadership (Honoris Causa)from Kabarak University and the highly prized National Award of "Chief of the Order of the Burning Spear". He is a member of the Kenya Export Promotion Council, the National Investment Council (both major policy making organs of the Kenyan Government), the World Economic Forum, Switzerland, The Conference Board, New York, and the International Who's Who of Professionals. He has also been appointed to The National Poverty Eradication Commission, The Kenya Export


Naushad Noorali Merali
Founder & Chairman SAMEER GROUP

Sameer Merali

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The son of Dr. Naushad Merali, the Group's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, he is regarded as a rising star with huge potential.
Merali holds an M.Sc. in Banking and International Finance and a B.Sc. (Hons) in Management Sciences, both from the University of London. is first job was as an Investment Analyst with Merrill Lynch International Bank in London, then he joined Sameer Investments Limited in 2003. He has served as Non-Executive Director of Sameer Africa since 2012, and is a member of the audit risk and corporate governance committee of the board. Wide interests The Sameer Group has wide interests ranging from agriculture and agribusiness to telecommunications (Airtel Networks Kenya Ltd, Altech Kenya Data Networks Ltd, Altech Swift Global Kenya Ltd), financial services (Equatorial Commercial Bank Ltd) and Sameer Business Park, an ultra-modern 500,000sq ft of showrooms and offices. Merali is Chairman of the Board of Ryce East Africa and of Nandi Tea Estates, Executive Director / Financial Analyst of Sameer Investments Ltd and its subsidiaries, Director at Sasini Ltd and at Farmsecure Holding Ltd, South Africa, as well as Alternate Director on behalf of Sameer ICT at Altech Kenya Data Networks, Altech Swift Global and Infocom Ltd. The listed companies employ over 50,000 people in Kenya, Uganda and South Africa. Among other things, Merali has specialised in evaluating the day-to-day functions of companies and implementing projects and products. Giving back Merali shares his expertise to promote best practice. He has been a Member of the Young Presidents Organisation (YPO) Nairobi Chapter since 2006. As heir apparent to the Sameer Group, Merali is destined to continue its superbrand status in Africa, strengthening its position, maintaining its prestige and setting the brand apart from its competitors.

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