Salim Hasham is Executive Chairman of Mediheal Group based in East Africa. Prior to this, he served as Vice President Health Services for Aga Khan University and was responsible for the university’s global health systems enterprise in East Africa, Pakistan and Afghanistan. This consisted of seven hospitals (including two University Hospitals) and in excess of four hundred outreach centres. He has also served as Senior Vice President - Global Services for Johns Hopkins Medicine International and was responsible for managing its global strategy and service delivery with oversight of Chief Executives in eight countries. Mr. Hasham has also served as President and CEO of Hawaii Medical Centers, a two hospital and a skilled nursing facility system in Hawaii, USA. He has a 30 plus year history in international health care work, private equity health care and health system management. Salim was born in Nairobi and got his honours undergraduate degree in Mathematics from University of Nairobi. He has a Master in Health Administration from University of Ottawa, Canada and a summa cum laude Master in Systems Engineering from Clemson University, USA.