Rayan Salam
Chief Executive Officer

Rayan is currently a board member and the CEO of Blue Ocean Health, a Dubai-based healthcare management firm primarily operating in the fields of genetics, fertility, assisted reproduction, fetal-maternal medicine, and tertiary care predominantly in the US, Europe, and the Middle East.

He manages entities including First IVF Fertility Center, First IVF and Day Surgery Center, First Genomix Gene Laboratory LLC, and Jumeirah American Clinic. He is appointed as a shareholder director, representing Dr. Michael Fakih, on the board of New Reproductive Care (owner of Fakih IVF companies in the UAE, Qatar, and Oman).

He is also the Deputy CEO of Emirates Hospitals Group, owning and operating a portfolio of over 45 healthcare assets including 2 full-service hospitals (Emirates Hospital Jumeirah and Emirates Specialty Hospital), 2 day surgery centers (EH Motor City and EH Abu Dhabi Day Surgery Center), 10 pharmacies, 2 labs, 2 rehab centers, and over 15 specialized clinics. He is responsible for actively managing Emirates Hospitals Group’s strategic direction, the execution of its turnaround business plan, and the day to day management of the business involving over 2.200 employees including over 450 physicians.