Mr. Rahim Shah Akhunkhail is a philanthropist, activist, entrepreneur, and community engager.
He worked for over 19 years in corporate America primarily in management consulting serving fortune 100 companies such as IBM, AT&T, Cisco, Citi Bank, HP, and Verizon. Won JD Power & Associates and top 100 CIO Master of customer satisfaction awards for 3 companies.
Mr. Shah had established customer management consulting practices for two companies prior to leaving corporate America and becoming an entrepreneur. He has traveled extensively to North America, Europe and Asia serving global and strategic clients. He has served on boards of directors of non-for-profit organizations specializing in education, youth leadership and development.
Mr. Shah currently owns multiple companies in the hospitality industry in USA.
Mr. Akhunkhail is the founder of Voices of Muslims (www.voicesofmuslims.org), Muslims of USA (www.muslimsofusa.org), Sir Foundation (www.sirfoundation.info), Dir Overseas Pakistani Association ( www.Dopaglobal.org), and Georgia Pakistan Business Council ( www.georgiapakistanbusiness.com ).
Georgia Senate passed a resolution recognizing and commending Rahim Shah Akhunkhail’s life long work for serving humanity, specifically those who are voiceless in society. https://www.legis.ga.gov/api/legislation/document/20212022/199913
His philanthropic work spans to within USA, Pakistan, Morocco, Somalia, and Guatemala. He is known in the community as a giver, organizer, and contributor for humanitarian, educational, healthcare, religious, and social causes.
He received his initial education in Pakistan and higher education in the USA. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering and MBA in Finance/Marketing from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. Mr. Akhunkhail and his family reside in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.