Full Name: Naushad Merali
Date of birth: February 1, 1951
occupation: Founder of Kenyan service provider
Biography: Naushad Merali was born on 1st February 1951 in Mombasa county, he chairs Sameer Group, a Kenyan conglomerate active in agriculture, construction, information technology, property and finance.He was formerly the chairman and largest individual shareholder of Bharti Airtel’s operations in Kenya, but in 2014 he sold his shares and stepped down from the company’s board. His Zarina and Naushad Merali Foundation gives to hospitals and needy children.