As part of its goal to strengthen its position as a first-class multi-specialty hospital in Dubai, Valiant Clinic & Hospital has announced that Faisal Juma Belhoul is now the Executive Chairman of its board. Leveraging on his many years of experience in various leadership positions, Belhoul will lead Valiant towards achieving its goals of providing world-class healthcare services and a preferred healthcare destination.
Belhoul is well known in the UAE healthcare industry for his leadership and entrepreneurial insight. He is the Founder of Amanat Holdings PJSC, a publicly listed healthcare and education investment company, where he served as Chairman. He was also Chairman of the Board of UAE Private Hospitals Council and of the Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Equipment Business Group of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI).
Belhoul also led the successful listing of Al Noor Hospitals, an FTSE 250 company listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE). He is also a member of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO), and in 2007, Arabian Business named him as one of the Top 100 Executives in the Gulf region.
Ahmed Belhoul, Chief Executive Officer, Valiant Clinic & Hospital, said: “We are truly pleased to welcome Faisal Juma Belhoul at the helm of our board. His vast wealth of knowledge in the healthcare industry and proven track record in decision-making will certainly empower our management to come up with the most timely and relevant decisions. With Belhoul as the Executive Chairman, Valiant Clinic & Hospital is positioned to further accelerate its growth and add value to the entire UAE healthcare industry.”
Commenting on his appointment, Belhoul said: “Valiant Clinic & Hospital is a premier multi-specialty boutique hospital that provides its patients with world-class diagnostic and wellness services, and I see a lot of expansion opportunities given the fact that many people have recognized their overall health and wellness as a priority. I am honored for this appointment, and I am looking forward to many milestones that we will achieve together.”
Aside from his affiliation with healthcare companies and organizations, Belhoul has also taken leadership roles in other industries. Currently, he serves as Chairman and Founder of Ithmar Capital Partners, as well as Chairman of the Board at the UAE Private School Council.