We are committed to consistently deliver healthcare of International Standards of Quality and Safety by achieving excellence in clinical expertise, community health involvement, up-to-date technology and gentle healthcare with a Healing Touch.

Mr. Santhosh Skaria General Manager, Al Manara International Hospital & NMC Healthcare, Abu Dhabi Cluster

Mr. Santhosh Skaria, General Manager, Al Manara International Hospital & NMC Healthcare, Abu Dhabi Cluster, was the CFO in (GMPC) Group and has been in Al Manara International Hospital for 13 years.

He completed the IFRS course and is presently pursuing the Certified Management Accounting Program from the USA.

As a qualified Chartered Accountant from India with 23 years’ experience in UAE healthcare industry, Mr. Skaria has a proven record for his financial acumen as well as the astute knowledge of the healthcare process across the Middle East.

Mr. Skaria has a track record of successful projects of healthcare acquisitions, mergers, development strategies, and a high understanding of the financial ramifications of business decisions.

His functional expertise and specializations include achieving strong results – spanning both operations & business development – project & program management, risk management, duality & documentation.

Mr. Ajit Kumar G Chief Operating Officer

With over 30 years of experience in Healthcare encompassing planning, design, construction, commissioning, start up and management, Mr. Ajit was one of the key members involved in establishing the Al Manara International Hospital, Abu Dhabi; Al Manara International Hospital, Dubai; Al Zahra Medical Centre, Dubai; several other medical centres and the trading division Gulf Medical Commercial Agencies.

Mr. Ajit has in-depth knowledge in creating specialized medical disciplines covering process, space, equipment and staffing ensuring patient-centric operations. An Engineer by profession, his skill to ‘bridge the gap’ between the technical and the functional has been a major contributing factor to the growth of the aforementioned organizations.

Dr. Hazem Daaji

Dr. Hazem DaajiChief Medical Officer & Consultant, Anaesthesiology

Dr. Hazem completed his Medical Study at the Leipzig University in Germany (1988-1994).He received the Facharzt of Anaesthesia (2001) and the Facharzt of Intensive Care (2003) from the German Medical Association of Saxony Anhalt in Germany.

Dr. Hazem is working as a Consultant Anesthesia and Critical Care & Head of Department in Al Manara International Hospital since June 2005.

Dr. Hazem has experience in all types of Anaesthesia (General, Spinal, Labour Epidural Anaesthesia,Epidural and Peripheral Nerve Blocks) for all ages, and all surgical specialties.

His areas of expertise are General Anaesthesia, Spinal Anaesthesia, Labour Epidural Anaesthesia, Epidural and Peripheral Nerve Blocks.

Dr. Hazem speaks Arabic, English and German.

Mr. Mustafa Al ZoubiChief Human Resources Officer

MQM, MA HRM -UK, Chartered Member of CIPD - CPHR

Business focused and accomplished human resources professional with over 2 decades of experience in Government & Private health care sector in U.A.E.

Chartered Fellow and Member of CIPD with specialization in HR from Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development. Obtained Master of Human Resources Management (UK), Master of Quality Management (Australia), Certified Professional in Human Recourses (CPHR) from Arab Club for HR.

Expertise in directing HR functions such as:-

  • Recruitment & selection
  • Compensation and benefits through market analysis & survey
  • Implementation of policies
  • Performance management system
  • Knowledge of JCIA Standards & Health Licensing regulation

Ms. Shazia Amin Chief Nursing Officer

Ms. Shazia is the Chief Nursing Officer at Al Manara International Hospital since 2012. She has been with the organization for the past 15 years and has worked in various senior nursing positions and grown her nursing career with immense contributions in each assigned area.

Ms. Shazia is a member of the Registration & Licensure committee of Nursing and Midwifery council for the UAE, Nurse Leader at Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing and alumni of Aga Khan University Hospital. Ms. Shazia has done her Masters in Hospital Management, Diploma in Strategic Leadership and Management and Health Care Quality Management (HCQM) from Cambridge UK. She is also a faculty at the American Heart Association for BLS and ACLS Course.

Ms. Shazia has shown immense leadership skills at Al Manara International Hospital and has inspired many to dream more, learn more and do more. She believes in innovation and values learning as indispensable to progress. Her focus on all aspects of the patients’ experience & safety drives her and her team towards excellence in care.