Sukhpal Singh Ahluwalia is founder and Chairman of Dominvs Group, a family-owned private equity and real estate business. He is also founder and Chairman of Euro Car Parts, one of the largest distributors of car and light commercial vehicle parts in Europe, and Executive Chairman of LKQ Corporation’s other businesses in the UK, Ireland and India.
Born in Uganda, Sukhpal spent time in a British refugee camp after his family fled the regime of Idi Amin. He founded Euro Car Parts in 1978, starting out from a single local motor accessories shop in Willesden, London. Today, the company employs more than 10,000 colleagues in more than 300 branches and operates T2, one of the largest car parts distribution facilities in the world near Tamworth, Staffordshire.
Founded in 2014, Dominvs Group is a fast-growing family business with divisions specialising in hospitality, residential property, commercial property, private equity and wealth management. It has more than £700 million assets under management and has built and managed hotels across the UK.
An Indian Sikh entrepreneur, Sukhpal invests in companies in India and maintains strong links to the country, traveling back regularly and hopes to return permanently one day. He supports Indian projects that provide education, assistance and support to disadvantaged women and children.