World’s Most Powerful Arabs 2019
Sun 30 Jun 2019 09:03 AM
Mohammed Ali Al Shorafa Al Hammadi

Company: United Eastern Medical Services (UEMedical)

Designation: CEO and Managing Director

Mohammed Ali Al Shorafa Al Hammadi brings a host of strengths to his role as the CEO and managing director of UEMedical with his track record and proven abilities in strategic planning, policy implementation, financial investments and innovative management skills.

He is also a board member in the Strategic Partnership Council of the Department of Health - Abu Dhabi, as well as a board member and chairman of the Healthcare Working Group of the UAE-UK Business Council. 

With UEMedical’s investment in the healthcare sector reaching over $1.15bn (AED4.2bn) and employing 3,000 staff, Al Hammadi aspires to redefine the definition of healthcare in the UAE by promoting quality services that meet international standards.

By strategically partnering with leading international players, Al Hammadi aims to create an unbeatable healthcare proposition that combines exceptional services, highly-qualified medical teams and innovative technologies to create a reassuring and welcoming patient-centric environment across the UEMedical portfolio in the UAE and the wider region, including Danat Al Emarat Hospital for Women & Children, HealthPlus Fertility Centres in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and KSA, HealthPlus Network of Specialty Centres and Family Clinic, Moorfields Eye Hospital in Abu Dhabi and Al Muhaidib Dental Group that includes over 60 dental centres across KSA. He serves as a board member in a number of leading organisations throughout the region, which include UPI and Baniyas Concrete.

He is also the vice chairman of United Eastern Group (UEG) and Gulf Contractors Company (GCC). Prior to launching UEMedical, Al Hammadi worked for more than nine years at Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) before taking up his current role in the healthcare sector.