Mrs. Wafa El Ali General Manager
Prior to her role as CEO of Fakih IVF Group, Mrs. Wafa El-Ali has been the Chief Operating Officer of Fakih IVF Dubai since its early start in 2007 and has played a large role in its exponential growth from a small operation of 8 staff members to the present level of more than 140 in Dubai and more than 400 in the whole Group. She was involved in all aspects of strategy, finance, HR, marketing, and patient care. Before joining Fakih IVF she was head of the Customer Care Unit of a Gas and Electricity company in Antwerp, Belgium managing over 150 staff members and dealing with over 250,000 customers. Mrs. Wafa holds a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Economics and a Masters in Politics, both from the University of Brussels in Belgium.
Mr. Wassim Hamade Group Chief Marketing Officer
Mr. Wassim Hamade holds a Bachelor Degree in Marketing, and a Masters in Business Administration Major in Marketing from the University of Lincoln in the United Kingdom. With over 13 years experience in the UAE as a senior Marketing professional, Mr. Wassim has experience in the IT, higher education and healthcare industries. His experiences primarily covers strategic marketing in the MENA region, and his specialties include marketing research, digital & social media advertising, event management, creative development and media planning.In his current capacity as Chief Marketing Officer of Fakih Medical Group, Mr. Wassim works closely with the CEO in his activities to achieve set strategic goals.
Mr. Jishore Abic Group Finance Director
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Mr. Jishore Abic joined Fakih Medical Group in 2012 as the Group Finance Director. Mr. Abic is a Fellow Chartered Accountant (FCA) from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, a post graduate in IFRS from Association of Chartered Certified Accountants-UK, a Certified Internal Control Auditor (CICA-US), a member of Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA-US) and also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics and a Gold medalist from Mahatma Gandhi University. He started his career as an Audit in charge in Vishnu Rajendran & Co Chartered Accountants, Kerala, India in 1999. From 2003 through 2012, he worked as Group Financial Controller for Stallion Group of Companies (Construction Sector), having branches in both Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
He led the M & A by NMC, which is valued at AED 1.5Billion and is considered as the biggest health care deal of 2015-16 in UAE. In his current capacity as GFD of Fakih Medical Group, he works closely with the CEO and the NMC Corporate team. He introduced finance teams Newsletter named “the hidden asset” to Fakih Medical Group. His continues effort and leadership skills made him easy to make an in-house Learning and development division for Finance and monthly activities are conducting where highly qualified finance staff members are giving training to the employees.
Mr. Ghiath Kattan Group Human Resources Director
Mr. Ghiath Kattan joined Fakih IVF as the Human Resources Manager in 2013. Mr. Kattan is CIPD certified and has essential qualifications in Medical Science. He holds two Masters Degrees in Business Administration and Human Resources Management. Mr. Kattan completed his first Executive MBA in 2009 in Human Resources before going on to complete his second Masters in Human Resource Management at Middlesex University, London. Mr. Kattan has over 11 years of experience in the field of Human Resource Management, working in different healthcare firms and leading on JCIA accreditation projects. He is also specialized in Strategic Human Resources Management and Organizational Development.
Dr. Amal Salama Group Director, Insurance & Medical Claims
Dr. Amal Salama joined Fakih Medical Group as Head of Insurance and Medical Records in March, 2014. Dr. Amal has over eight years of experience as a Medical Insurance Expert and has worked with main insurance companies, such as Daman, Al Khazna and NAS, as well as large medical institutions. She has completed certificates of the Clinical Coding Steering Committee of HAAD in the Emergency Department, Home Care Visits and Outpatient Office Visits. Before joining the administrative side of healthcare, Dr. Amal completed her Medical Degree in Internal Medicine and General Surgery and Masters Degree in Pediatrics at Al Kasr Al Ainy, Cairo University.
Ms. Mirna El Ali Clinic Manager
Before joining Fakih IVF in November 2013, Ms. Mirna El-Ali held a position in Economic and Market Research for 2 years in Lebanon and had worked for 4 years as a Business Development Manager at Al Shunnar Plastic Surgery in Dubai. Her experience in the healthcare sector in addition to her strong analytical skills, attention to details and highly organized character, is a substantial added value to her role as Clinic Manager. Ms. Mirna holds a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Economics from the University of Brussels in Belgium.
Mr. Hadi Daaboul Group IT Director
Mr. Hadi Daaboul joined Fakih IVF as Software and applications manager in October 2014. Mr. Hadi has over 9 Years Experience in building and Implementing Large Scale Projects and automating electronic process flow.
As a computer science degree Holder in addition to his strong analytical, Operational and Computer Skills. He is now The Group IT Director providing leadership for the continued development of an innovative, robust, and secure information technology environment throughout the Group.
Mrs. Lama Rihana Clinic Manager
Mrs. Lama Rihana joined Fakih IVF & Fakih Medical Center in 2015 as Quality Manager, Her experience in healthcare in addition to her management skills, organizational skills and interpersonal skills are adding values to her role as Clinic Manger. Mrs. Lama possesses over 10 years of experience in healthcare field, her experience gained in Lebanon, KSA, Qatar and UAE where she contributed to the structuring, growth and success of different healthcare facilities. Mrs. Lama holds a Bachelor degree in Nursing and Masters in Nursing Administration from Saint Joseph University in Beirut.