Bhanu Choudhrie is a prominent investor, entrepreneur, and business owner, specializing in exploring Asian emerging markets. He is the brain behind the establishment of C&C Alpha Group, a company that invests with private entrepreneurs in the banking and technology, aviation, real estate, and hospitality departments. In 2006, Bhanu launched Alpha Aviation Group (AAG) to provide affordable training to commercial airline pilots. AAG played a significant role in meeting the great need for commercial pilots in the United Arab Emirates, Philippines, and Southeast Asia.
Bhanu Choudhrie studied at Boston University, where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in International Business and Marketing, which gave him a good background in business and marketing. His father, Sudhir Choudhrie, highly contributed to building Bhanu’s hard working character and strong background in business.
Despite their wealth, he used to work at a vehicle valet under the supervision of his dad. Bhanu’s hard work and outstanding leadership skills have significantly contributed to the expansion of C&C Alpha Group to various subsidiaries, like aviation which led to the establishment of Alpha Aviation Group.
Bhanu Choudhrie is part of Alpha Utilities in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), a leading water technology firm. Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority gave it the biggest contract to build a seawater reverse osmosis desalination plant in the emirate. The plant was taking a capacity of 2.2 million imperial gallons daily, which earned a daily output worth 3.7 million for Alpha Utilities when combined with its first plant.
Bhanu Choudhrie significantly contributed to the establishment of Alpha Hospitals, which majors in offering psychiatric care. Since its inception, Bhanu has been on its Board of Directors. The Alpha Hospital has gradually grown, enabling it to employ more than 1000 employees in three sites. C&C Alpha Group played a significant role in improving and nurturing it for around 13 years before its acquisition by Cygnet Healthcare in 2015.
Many organizations have recognized Bhanu Choudhrie’s outstanding commitment and effort in his work. The Asian Voice Political and The Public Life Awards in the UK awarded him for his success in many philanthropic activities and businesses. Bhanu also contributed to charitable activities, such as donating money to the less fortunate in his community. He is an iconic figure in the business industry.
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