Ahmed EmaraFounder, Group CEO & Managing Director at ReAya Holding
Dr. Emara is a Healthcare operator & investor, enjoying a very strong international operational background & a solid track record of Private Equity Deals where he assumes the responsibility of Identifying and implementing best practices, business process assessments, mapping and process re-engineering.
He has also founded and been managing partner of several entrepreneurial ventures including Muse, a healthcare M&A and advisory firm, and Tech. Developers, an intellectual property commercialization venture.
In addition, he has founded and has been Managing Partner of several entrepreneurial ventures including Muse, a healthcare M&A and managing-advisory firm, and Tech. Developers, a pioneer intellectual- properties-commercialization corporation. Earlier, Dr. Emara held various senior management positions in affiliations with distinguished multinational companies like Sanofi, Bayer, Abbott, & Spimaco.
Furthermore, he has held & still holds several positions of significant responsibilities:
•CEO of Jeddah BioCity, a pioneer life science venture-capital firm,
•Board Member, Exec & Finance Committ. of Arabio, first JV Biological plant in MENA
•Managing Director of ESD, a hazardous-medical-waste-management corporation•Managing Director of BioScan, a unique cyclotron cancer-diagnostic center
•Board Director at SABA Medical, a 30 yrs old Ambulatory Healthcare group
•Managing Director & CEO of Metrek a chain of retail pharmacies and polyclinics.
•Chairman & CEO of Avrupagoz, a leading Turkish chain of ophthalmology centers.
•Managing Director & CEO of Zahrawi, Dubai-based distributor of Medical Devices.
•Chairman of Orzax, a Turkish production & marketing co. nutritional supplements.
As a "thought leader, Dr. Emara is a regular panelist and speaker on healthcare private equity & operational excellence at industry conferences.
Dr. Emara, received his Bachelor’s degree in Medicine & Surgery from Cairo University, Egypt in 1992 and earned his MBA from City University, Seattle, USA in 2001.He further received executive certifications from Harvard, Stanford, Wharton, Insead, IMD, Chicago Booth and MIT.