How Solo Capital Was Started
Sanjay Shah is a well-known millionaire and philanthropist who is currently based in the United Kingdom. He owns many companies that are located in different parts of the world. It is believed that he has over three dozen companies today. He started out by being employed in several banks in his country, and through hard work he has managed to acquire his current wealth.
The first company is known as Solo Capital Markets. After he had left employment, this was his first investment, and due to his hard work and the dedicated employees he hired, he has managed to start other companies thanks to this one company.
Sanjay Shah has Kenyan origins too. His parents were Kenyans, but they migrated when the millionaire was still young. They decided to raise their young family in central London. Because they were wealthy people, they chose a reputable are in the city, taking their children in some of the best schools available in London.
After completing his high school education, Sanjay Shah went for his university education at the same time. He was studying medicine to become a medical doctor. After some years, however, he decided to quit because he did not enjoy what he was doing. Many individuals who abandon medicine go for the finance industry, and Shah as not an exemption. He too joined this industry, specifically becoming an accountant.
He was very lucky to secure several jobs in some of the biggest banks in the city after completing his university education. After working in three banks, Shah felt that being an accountant in a bank was not giving him what he wanted in life. He would spend many hours in the travelling from his house to the workplace, and he felt that this time was only being wasted. On top of this, he would also be forced to spend so much time sitting at the office desk, and he somehow felt that he could achieve better outside this places.
After the financial crisis that happened in 2007 up to 2009, many financial institutions in the world were affected, forcing him to leave the bank he was working for. He, however, did not look for more employment. He went ahead and looked for a small room which he rented to act as his office. He also hired a few people to assist him, and this is how he started his first company Solo Capital. He managed to have Solo Capital Market incorporated in 2011, and five years later, he has achieved so much success.
Solo Capital Market is regulated by the United Kingdom. It is currently headquartered in London, but with several branches in several parts of the world. One of its main branches is found in Dubai.
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