Invest

Everyday billions of dollars are being poured into new projects to build top facilities for patients. In a region where competition is extremely high and the market is already on the way to saturation, this session will provide the finer details on healthcare investment in the region. Join industry leaders to discuss investment perspective and the current trends and challenges when looking to invest in healthcare.

Key Topics

  • Hospital Operator perspective on investment in healthcare
  • Private equity and its role in the GCC healthcare investment model
  • GCC regulatory hurdles for investors
  • Regulatory authorities and their role in driving investment in healthcare

Benefits of Attending

  • Identify key financial risk considerations and how can they be mitigated
  • Gain insight into regulatory frameworks in the region and their effect on healthcare project investment
  • Evaluate the role of government entities in healthcare infrastrcture financing 
  • Understand the current barriers to investment and how to minimize them

Session Chair: Javier Poveda, Chief Executive Officer, ARC-IDC, London, UK

Javier Poveda, Chief Executive Officer, ARC-IDC, London, UK

Lieven Baten, Regional Manager – MENA, Acalis, Riyadh, KSA

Makarem Batterjee, Vice Chairman, Middle East Healthcare Company (Saudi German Hospitals); Co-Founder & President, Humania Capital, Dubai, UAE

Panelists:

  •  Lieven Baten, Regional Manager – MENA, Acalis, Riyadh, KSA
  •  Arnaud Bauer, Managing Director-Dubai, Advention, Dubai, UAE
  •  Makarem Batterjee, Vice Chairman, Middle East Healthcare Company (Saudi German Hospitals); Co-Founder & President, Humania Capital, Dubai, UAE
  • Abishek Sharma, CEO, Foundations Holdings, Dubai, UAE

Speakers

  • Arnaud Bauer, Managing Director-Dubai, Advention, Dubai, UAE
  • Lieven Baten, Regional Manager – MENA, Acalis, Riyadh, KSA
  • Makarem Batterjee, Executive Vice Chairman, CEO & General Partner, Humania Capital; Vice Chairman, Saudi German Hospital Group (SGH), Dubai, UAE