Vice President, Health Services
Dr Shawn Bolouki has over thirty years of leadership experience in healthcare, and has during that time achieved major financial and operational successes in acute-care hospitals and medical care centres ranging in size from 120 to 1200 beds. Dr Bolouki's experience spans various hospital types including academic, not-for-profit, faith-based, investor-owned and government hospitals, both individual and comprehensive healthcare systems. His expertise and experience in hospital engineering and facility master planning has seen him deliver cost effective construction and commissioning of several medical centres.
Prior to joining Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Dr Bolouki held Chief Executive Officer and executive leadership positions in various healthcare systems in California such as CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County/University of Southern California Healthcare Network, University of California San Diego Health System, Sharp Memorial Hospital San Diego and St. Paul's Manor and Health Care Centres San Diego. He has also worked in the Tenet Health System in Dallas, Texas and the University of Marburg Medical Center, Germany.
Dr Bolouki holds a Master of Science - Hospital Engineering from University of Giessen, Giessen, Federal Republic of Germany, Master of Business Administration from University of Redlands in Redlands California, and Doctor of Business Administration from United States International University – Africa (USIU-A) where he majored in Finance with focus on hospital mergers, acquisitions and valuations.