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Abu Dhabi's Seha gets new Group CEO

ABU DHABI, September 22, 2018

Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (Seha) has appointed Dr Gareth Goodier as the new Group 
Chief Executive Officer.
With a distinguished career spanning three decades, Dr Goodier has worked in senior management positions in Europe and Australia. 
His international leadership in healthcare systems and delivery has also included major projects for the World Bank in Kuwait and Lebanon as well as advising several governments on systems management and innovation. Most recently, he served as the inaugural executive chair at Melbourne Biomedical Precinct.
Announcing the appointment, Chairman Salem Rashed Al Nuaimi said: "At Seha we have a vision to elevate the quality of healthcare through innovation and skills, and we are confident that we have the right leaders to realise our ambitious goals."
"Dr Goodier brings a wealth of international experience from the most advanced health systems in the world and has a track record of developing talent and staying ahead of the healthcare innovation curve," he noted.
"Healthcare is one of the top priorities for the UAE Government and the country’s leadership has demonstrated a relentless focus on delivering the best possible healthcare system for its people," added Al Nuaimi.
In previous roles, Dr Goodier also held leadership positions at academic hospitals including Cambridge University Hospitals, Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals, in the UK, and Royal Melbourne Hospital, Royal Perth Hospital, Women's and Children's in Perth, in Australia. 
In all roles he has consistently elevated quality of healthcare, upskilled talent, and driven the adoption of modern, innovative methods.
On his new role, Dr Goodier said: "I am humbled and honoured to play a role in driving this mandate forward. Together we will create a healthier UAE."
"We must remain committed to delivering high-quality services to every patient who walks through our doors whether they live in our cities or the most remote regions of the emirate" he added.-TradeArabia News Service

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